Gender Roles in Ordination,Leadership and the Public: An Analysis of the OU Paper

Author: 
Stadlan
Noam
Organization: 
JOFA
Publication/Journal: 
JOFA Research Library Publications
Publication Month/Session: 
September
Publication Year: 
2017
Synopsis: 

This paper deals with the 3 main issues that were discussed in the OU's paper (addressed orthodox women clergy) which are the meaning of the term Mesorah and its use as an argument tool, the Halachic arguments used as proof that women can not be clergy and the general issue of gender roles.

Type: 
Article
Subject: 
Increasing Roles for Women
Feminism and Halakha
Contemporary Orthodox Women
History of Education for Women
Synagogue Practice
Participation and Leadership
Further Reading - Participation and Leadership
Yoatzot
Jofa Recommended: 
Yes
Issue Number: 
N/A
Pages: 
1-41
Url To Read: 
https://www.jofa.org/sites/default/files/uploaded_documents/ou_paper_for_publication_1.pdf
Publisher: 
JOFA Research Library Publications
Url to PDF: 
https://www.jofa.org/sites/default/files/uploaded_documents/ou_paper_for_publication_1.pdf