by Rabbi David Wilfond
This week, we are featuring a number of blogs related to Israel, and especially the experiences of Reform/Progressive Jews visiting and living in Israel. Today, we celebrate the six NFTY women who became Bat Mitzvah at the Kotel, a special experience which has only recently been afforded to women.
For six members of Group Six, the visit to the Old City of Jerusalem was like a dream come true. Six young women who had never had a Bat Mitzvah celebrated in a ceremony with their group by the Western Wall.
Two of the group’s members, Michael and Rachel Glozman, told their... Read More