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Her.meneutics was co-founded by Katelyn Beaty and Sarah Pulliam Bailey.

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Therefore Let Us Keep the Feast

March 30, 2010 9:51 AM

Last night’s sunset marked the beginning of Passover for millions of people worldwide. It is the only major Jewish holiday recognized by most mainstream calendars and celebrated by the U.S. President. Although the Jewish holiday lasts all week, until sunset...

Would I Have Hid Jews During the Holocaust?

January 13, 2010 4:01 PM

This Monday marked the passing of Miep Gies, the last surviving member of the group that hid Anne Frank and her family during the Holocaust. Gies, the Christian Dutch woman who died at age 100 after a fall, is credited...

Police Arrest Woman Praying at Western Wall

January 7, 2010 11:24 AM

Last November, Israeli authorities arrested medical student and Women of the Wall (WOW) member Nofrat Frenkel for wearing a prayer shawl and holding a Torah at the Western Wall (Kotel), Judaism's most holy site. The first time a female worshiper...

The Real Problem with Mary's Baby Bump

December 18, 2009 8:01 AM

This Christmas you may hear a sermon or two comparing today's unwed mothers with a well-known one from the ancient Mideast: Mary, the mother of Jesus. Reflecting on the alleged public shame Mary endured as an unmarried mom-to-be, we...

Mazel tov for Jewish Women

October 16, 2009 8:29 AM

Orthodox Jewish women have a reason to celebrate this month. Ten years ago, Nishmat, an advanced Torah study center for women in Israel, was founded as part of a larger experiment. The center sought to certify female students as experts...


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