Women & Judaism
Help Me Believe I Can Repair
A personal prayer for help in becoming better you can use in the N’eila service
How Do I Stop People from Taking Advantage of Me?
I go from fighting for my rights to bending over backwards. How do I stop this?
Ivanka Makes Shabbat
She says: "Judaism, creates an amazing blueprint for family connectivity."
I Wish I Were Religious
A new young mother writes of the benefits she would have if she were religious.
Watch: An Ordinary Day in the Life of Rabbanit Kanievsky of Blessed Memory
Early in the morning, before sunrise - Rabbanit Kanievsky a"h would begin her long day with heartfelt prayers in the synagogue, continued with an abundance of kindness and mitzvot. A rare glimpse of greatness
A Mother's Rosh Hashanah Experience
How could I possibly approach these holy days without the opportunity to pray in synagogue?
Abortion is in other words a helpless murder that takes place in the mother’s womb. In order to silence the motherly conscience, it was given the misleading title of “abortion”
The Status of a Woman According to Kabbalah
According to Kabbalah, the woman corresponds to the tenth Sphere – the Sphere of Malchut (royalty). She receives from the male in the same way the earth receives and sprouts – and only she has the ability to form and build a complete man
The Main Aspect of the Home - Rabbi Zamir Cohen
The woman is naturally connected to the inner aspect of the home even if she works outside of it. She is more prominent in the home than the man who connects more with his external pursuits and affairs
The Wisdom of a Woman
While men tend to see the big picture, women have a unique ability to discern fine details. For this reason, the sages of Israel had adopted the practice of consulting with their wives even regarding matters whose ultimate decision seemed clear. They knew that their wives might be able to see something that they could easily miss
The Status of a Woman in Judaism - Rabbi Zamir Cohen
Even from the time that they are born, a male and a female differ from each other.
Chareidi women are becoming involved in peacemaking
A Gift Gone Wrong
A lesson in gift giving and getting
Chana Weisberg: Inspiring Jewish women around the world
Chana Weisberg's message of empowerment for the Jewish woman is the centerpiece of all five of her books. "Every Jewish woman needs to know that she is incredibly powerful within her family"
The Jewish Home: A Place of Comfort - R. Yemima Mizrachi
Our homes must be places of comfort. We lock the doors. We lock the windows. Life has become so frightening. Learn how to make your house a place of comfort for your family
Elisheva Perlman: Inspires Thousands of Jewish Women Across the Globe
Elisheva Perlman is the perfect example of someone taking the talents that G-d has given her and uses them to inspire others—an opportunity she doesn’t take for granted
Elul - The Effects We Have on Others
This is the season for change, for reinforcing the positive and taking steps to divest ourselves of the negative