This week in Israel, the Attorney General accepted the request of the Supreme Court, committing to equal pay for Israeli Reform Rabbi Miri Gold for her work at Congregation Birkat Shalom on Kibbutz Gezer.
Rabbi Miri Gold will be the first non-orthodox Rabbi to be recognized and paid by the State of Israel.
This is a momentous occasion for women, men, liberal and non-liberal Judaism alike. This vBlog integrates this week’s decision and biblical commentary from 1890 to today. Watch the video, Shabbat Shalom, and Mazel Tov,