Rabbi
In Judaism, a rabbi /ˈræbaɪ/ is a teacher of Torah. This title derives from the Hebrew word רַבִּי rabi [ˈʁäbi], meaning "My Master" (irregular plural רבנים rabanim [ʁäbäˈnim]), which is the way a stu...
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D.C. rabbi pleads guilty to secretly videotaping women
Barry Freundel pleaded to 52 counts of voyeurism — one for each woman taped preparing for a sacred bath.
Women in Judaism
The role of women in Judaism is determined by the Hebrew Bible, the Oral Law (the corpus of rabbinic literature), by custom, and by non-religious cultural factors. Although the Hebrew Bible and rabbi...
Rabbinic Judaism
Rabbinic Judaism or Rabbinism (Hebrew: יהדות רבנית Yahadut Rabanit) has been the mainstream form of Judaism since the 6th century CE, after the codification of the Babylonian Talmud. Growing out of Ph...
Vaad Rosh Hashochtim of Poland and Lithuania
Vaad Rosh Hashochtim of Poland and Lithuania (Council of Leaders of the Shochtim of Poland and Lithuania) (Hebrew: ועד ראשי השוחטים דמדינת פולין וליטא) was a council of seven Rabbis that oversaw Polan...
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Hakham
Hakham (or chakam(i), haham(i), hacham(i); Hebrew: חכם‎ ḥaḵam, "wise") is a term in Judaism, meaning a wise or skillful man; it often refers to someone who is a great Torah scholar. The word is...
Miriam Jerris
Miriam Jerris was the president of the Association of Humanistic Rabbis, and is the rabbi of the Society for Humanistic Judaism. She has been a member of the Society since 1970. In 2001 she was ord...
Women's Rabbinic Network
Women's Rabbinic Network is an American national organization for female Reform rabbis. It was founded in 1976 by fifteen female rabbinical students. Rabbi Deborah Prinz was the first overall coordin...
Rachel Isaacs
Rachel Isaacs was the first openly lesbian rabbi ordained by the Conservative movement’s Jewish Theological Seminary ("JTS"), which occurred in May 2011. She transferred to JTS from the Reform movemen...
Elyse Goldstein
Elyse Goldstein is the first female rabbi in Canada, although she was born in the United States. Rabbi Goldstein is also the first woman to be elected as president of the interdenominational Toronto ...
Sandra Kviat
Sandra Kviat became the first female rabbi from Denmark in 2011; she was ordained in England at Leo Baeck College. She is now a rabbi for Crouch End havurah in London. She has also been hired to ad...
List of Centenarian Rabbis
The following is a list of centenarians – specifically, people who became famous as religious figures – known for reasons other than their longevity. For more lists, see lists of centenarians.
Ariel Stone
Ariel Stone, also called C. Ariel Stone, is the first American Reform rabbi to lead a congregation in the former Soviet Union, and the first liberal rabbi in Ukraine. She worked as a rabbi in Ukraine...
Nina Beth Cardin
Nina Beth Cardin is a rabbi, author, and environmental activist. In 1978 she founded the Jewish Women’s Resource Center. In 1988 she was ordained by the Jewish Theological Seminary, after which she h...
Janet Marder
Janet Marder was the first female president of the Reform Movement's Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), which means she was the first woman to lead a major rabbinical organization and the f...
Tamara Kolton
Template:Infobox Jewish leader, PsychologistRabbi Tamara Kolton is 'a spiritual teacher and psychologist in Detroit, Michigan. Her psychology practice integrates spiritual practices with clinical psyc...