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Sunday, March 6 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Rabbi, Rabba, Maharat, Morateinu : Orthodox Women Breaking New Ground in Jewish Religious Leadership

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Hear Rabbi Lila Kagedan, the first Orthodox woman in North American to assume the title of rabbi, share her journey as a woman to the orthodox rabbinate. A discussion about women in leadership roles in Orthodox Judaism as well as an exploration of text will highlight Rabbi Kagedan's journey. 

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Lila Kagedan

Lila Kagedan has smicha (rabbinic ordination) from Yeshivat Maharat and is a Shalom Hartman Institute RLI fellow. Lila is also a clinical ethicist and chaplain and sits on ethics committees of major hospitals, hospices and academic institutions. A seasoned teacher, Lila has taught Talmud, ethics and Jewish studies in formal and non-formal settings and has written and lectured on medicine and Jewish law, and Jewish ethics, as well as on... Read More →

Sunday March 6, 2016 1:00pm - 1:50pm