These and Those

Musings from Students of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem

Archive: November 2018

In What Am I Obligated – Tefillin and Women

Posted on November 14, 2018 by Lara Rodin

Dear Pardes community, This past week, I was faced with the question of what to do when holy objects of ritual and spiritual expression become tools for political and social provocation, incitement, and aggression.  Last year, I began wrapping tefillin. Tefillin boxes include four essential sections from the Torah taken from the books of Shemot, Exodus Continue Reading »