Author: Rishe Groner

A Feminist Prayer for Yom Kippur

Forgive us
As a society
For telling boys to man up
For criticizing women who are too needy
And boys who are too emotional

Embodying the Shabbos Queen

Unlike the transcendent nature of the masculine God, Shechinah is about embodiment, embracing the physical to elevate it into the divine.

Why the Miriam Story Stops

Miriam the prophetess has been an acclaimed character in Jewish feminist lore for years, but I wasn’t raised among feminists.