Congregation B'nai Israel - Women of the Wall & the Struggle for Religious Pluralism
|When:||January 13, 2018 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM|
|Where:||Boca Raton, FL|
|Summary:||Women of the Wall (WOW) is a prayer group whose central mission is to achieve the right to wear prayer shawls, pray out loud and read from the Torah at the women's section of the Western Wall" in Jerusalem."|
Since 1988, WOW has been a topic of great controversy among Jews representing nearly every denomination and demographic because of its endeavor to pray as a luti-denominational prayer group at the Ultra-Orthodox-led Western Wall. Come learn about this struggle for equal rights and religious pluralism in the land of Isreal from our own Rabbi Cohen who was a WOW intern in 2013.
No cost to members.
Congregation B'nai Israel - Hollander Family Chapel
2200 Yamato Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
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