Tag: inter-denominational dialogue

As the Moon Waxes, So May Our Understanding Increase

Below is a kavanah [meditation/intention], inspired by Women of the Wall, for prayers at the new moon. Please share for individual or congregational use on Rosh Hodesh, at the announcement of the new month or […]

Do/Can We Have “Perfect Harmony” in Solidarity with WoW?

Washington, DC’s cross-community Rosh Hodesh Elul service, held on August 11, was an experiment in creating a prayer service that allows DC-area women and men from different streams of Judaism to pray together. In showing […]

Ki Tisa: Great Source(s)

“…Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev…said to God, “Your tefillin have fallen.” God’s “Back” and Inter-Jewish Outreach

Chant it everyday, Chant it everyday

“Rabbi Akiva said: ‘Chant it every day, Chant it every day’” (San 99b). This blog invites you to consider some electronic and print “chants” as part of a daily or occasional practice of learning:

MORE Jewish (Women’s) Prayer

Are you interested in an interdenominational exploration of Jewish prayer, especially Jewish women’s prayers?

When the Ground Breaks

Part 1: Prayer Books and Women Is offering a single feminine verb-form an innovation in Jewish prayer?

“this is my prayer”

The schedule for “This is My Prayer–Va’ani tefillati: Jewish Women in Prayer” — the March 1 inter-denominational conference — is available now. Registration closes February 24 — NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION — for the event, which […]

Song and Survival

Shabbat Shirah is marked at Temple Micah (DC) — as in many congregations — with extra emphasis on the Song of the Sea, the Israelites’ praise-song to God after their escape from Egypt (Exodus Chapter […]