Orthodox Jewish women’s leadership is growing – and it’s not all about rabbis

More Orthodox Jewish women around the world are following the path of ordination, though controversy over female rabbis continues in most Orthodox circles. But as more and more Orthodox women are showing, ordination is not the only route to religious leadership.

As a Jewish Studies professor who researches gender and religious authority, I have spent five years interviewing and observing Orthodox women who have been ordained.

Read more at: https://theconversation.com/orthodox-jewish-womens-leadership-is-growing-and-its-not-all-about-rabbis-169498

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