Women in Lay Leadership Panel Discussion
On Tuesday, 23 April, over seventy men and women gathered together to discuss the current issues surrounding women and leadership in the community. As part of the US Women series ‘Women, The Rabbi and The Law’ the event brought together five experts from the community.
Looking Back, Moving Forward
‘Looking Back-Moving Forward’ was the theme for the US Women’s Annual Dinner held on Wednesday evening, 1 May, at Finchley Shul (Kinloss).
The role of the Rebbetzen - What it means to me
Ten years ago my husband received his smicha (Rabbinic Ordination).
The World Of A Female Jewish Artist: Beverley-Jane Stewart
My mother, Marion Stewart, who was Vice-President of the Women’s Association and an active participant in our synagogue, always encouraged me to have a sense of commitment, so that from a very young age I was aware of the social and religious values the synagogue provided, values that would later inspire much of my work.
Handbags - another Yuk, a bit like the seats on the Underground!
Have you ever noticed girls who set their handbags on public toilet floors, then go directly to their dining tables and set it on the table?