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Rabbi Naamah Kelman
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Marriage Equality: Monogamy and Metaphor (Parshat Va'etchanan, Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11)

(3) Comments | Posted July 28, 2015 | 2:24 PM

No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. As some of the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage embodies a love that may endure...
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Breaking the 'Stained Glass' Ceiling: Women and Numbers 4:41-7:89

(6) Comments | Posted May 29, 2012 | 5:03 PM

This spring we celebrated the 40th anniversary of the ordination of Rabbi Sally Priesand (Reform), the first woman ordained in the United States.

Since its inception, the Jewish tradition has been revolutionary and evolutionary -- daring and restrained. Patriarchy, for example, remained...

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