Author of "Embracing Auschwitz" and "Mensch•Marks: Life Lessons of a Human Rabbi - Wisdom for Untethered Times." Winner of the Rockower Award, the highest honor in Jewish journalism and 2019 Religion News Association Award for Excellence in Commentary. Musings of a rabbi, journalist, father, husband, poodle-owner, Red Sox fan and self-proclaimed mensch, taken from essays, columns, sermons and thin air. Writes regularly in the New York Jewish Week and Times of Israel.
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
The Women of the Wall Get Chaired
See below what happened as the Women of the Wall prepared to have their monthly RoshHodesh service today at the Kotel. They appear to have their own "chairing" section. It's an embarrassment.