Purim has gotten out of control. Here’s how to bring back the joy.
For women struggling with infertility, the mikveh can be a painful reminder -– yet another failed cycle, another flicker of hope lost.
What message do Orthodox synagogues send their female congregants, when they can barely even see the service?
I had to speak out when my daughter used ‘hilonit,’ the Hebrew word for secular, during a screaming match with her younger sister.
As women’s communal participation in holidays like Sukkot increases in some Orthodox circles, Shoshana Kordova worries about the effects this may have on her daughters’ attitude toward religion in the long run.
As the mother of four daughters, Shoshana Kordova is tired of the exclusion of girls from religious ritual in the Israeli school system.
For Shoshana Kordova, the Facebook-fed and Pinterest-nourished culture of “supermoms” is reminiscent of the fabled women described in Proverbs.