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
Organizer: Nicole Webb
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."

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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.
$25.00/non-members

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Congregation B'nai Israel - Hollander Family Chapel

2200 Yamato Road

Boca Raton, FL 33431

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  • 2018-01-13 19:00:00 2018-01-13 20:30:00 America/New_York Congregation B'nai Israel - Women of the Wall & the Struggle for Religious Pluralism 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." (http://jewishboca.org/community/calendar/congregation_bnai_israel_-_women_of_the_wall_the_struggle_for_religious_pluralism) Congregation B'nai Israel - Hollander Family Chapel, Boca Raton, FL 33431 Nicole Webb
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