The couple, medical professionals whose ancestors hid their Judaism, broke the glass atop the ruins of the Bova Marina synagogue.
Just like a birthday party that is not our own, we Jews can still participate in and appreciate the joy of someone else’s celebration.
Barbara Aiello never planned on being the poster-woman for Italian liberal Judaism but as the country’s first female and first non-Orthodox rabbi she is making waves.
New Mexico is home to several trailblazing rabbis and has become a breeding ground for female spiritual leaders. We visit as part of Our Promised Land series of all 50 states.