by Susan Schnur and Sarah Blustain

Case #4 Sacred Wall?

In 1988, women came to the Kotel [Jerusalem’s Western Wall] with a Torah and were greeted with curses and thrown chairs. Israel’s Supreme Court, in deference to halacha, told them that “the voice of the woman is lewd.”

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The Mysteries of Sacred Space

The articles in this special section:

Case #1 Sacred Basement

by Shelly Fredman

Case #2 Sacred Tree

by Susan Schnur

Case #4 Sacred Wall?

by Susan Schnur and Sarah Blustain