TOC: CCAR Journal issue on Fifty Years of Women in the Rabbinate

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CCAR Press is pleased to announce the summer 2022 issue of CCAR Journal: The Reform Jewish Quarterly, dedicated to "Fifty Years of Women in the Rabbinate."

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Fifty Years of Women in the Rabbinate
Guest Editors: Rabbi Dr. Kari Tuling and Rabbi Mary L. Zamore

Articles and Poetry
The Legacy We Leave Behind
Rabbi Sally J. Priesand

Let my people go that they may serve You
Merle Feld

Wives to the Rescue: The CCAR's Epic Decision to Ordain Female Rabbis in 1922
Rabbi Carole B. Balin, PhD

Helen Levinthal: An Opportunity for T'shuvah and Justice at HUC-JIR
Rabbi Shirley Idelson, PhD

Engaging in T'shuvah for Profanation of the Name: Responding to Reports of Systemic Bias and Abuse against Susceptible Groups in the Reform Rabbinate
Rabbi Dr. Kari Tuling

The Reckoning
Rabbi Karyn D. Kedar

The Task Force on the Experience of Women in the Rabbinate
Rabbi Ellen Weinberg Dreyfus, Rabbi Amy Schwartzman, and Rabbi Hara Person

#MeToo, Rabbis, and the Ethics of Truth-Telling in Public
Rabbi Mira Beth Wasserman, PhD

Shiru: Miriam's Model for Leadership
Rabbi Sarah Berman

B’not Dinah, The Daughters of Dinah: A Look at Our First Years
Rabbah Gila Caine and Rabbi Ayala Miron

For All Women Rabbis at Fifty Years
Rabbi Karen Bender

Between the Blessings
Rabbi Barbara AB Symons, D. Min.

Dance of the Zygote
Rabbi Zoe Klein Miles

Answering Zusya’s Question: Becoming a Rabbi in Latin America
Andrea Kulikovsky

Being a Lesbian Rabbi Pioneer in Britain
Rabbi Elli Tikvah Sarah

The Reluctant Rabbi
Rabbi Laurie Katz Braun, D. Min.

“It Is Time to Go Inside the Mishkan”: Liturgical Change in the Era of Women Rabbis
Rabbi April Davis

Women Rabbis’ Understandings of Success: A Study
Rabbi Zari M. Weiss

A Woman of Valor
Rabbi Séverine Sokol

A Woman of Clergy
Rabbi Tzvia Jasper

Book Reviews
Dabri Torah: A Women’s Commentary to the Torah, edited by Alona Lisitsa
Reviewed by Rabbi Bill Cutter

Covenant and the Jewish Conversion Question: Extending the Thought of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik by Benji Levy
Reviewed by Rabbi David Ellenson, PhD

The Memory Monster by Yishai Sarid
Reviewed by Rabbi Dr. Israel Bobrov Zoberman

Squirrel Hill: The Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting and the Soul of a Neighborhood by Mark Oppenheimer
Reviewed by Rabbi Charles P. Sherman

Poetry by Paul Hostovsky, Jane Seitel, Patty Seyburn, PhD, Carol V. Davis, Judith Skillman, Mark Elber, Rabbi Dr. Israel Bobrov Zoberman, and Kate Powers, PhD

Response to the Spring 2022 Issue: Wounded and Wounding Healer: More Diagnoses
Rabbi Dr. Scott B. Saulson


Rafael Chaiken

Director, CCAR Press

Central Conference of American Rabbis