You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Rebecca Dube

Blog posts

For Convert and Mother-to-Be, Bris Is Ultimate Measure of Commitment

How do you measure commitment? That’s the question I was left pondering after reading Elana Sztokman’s post on the double standard for Orthodox women. Some women’s tardiness for services has become a justification for shutting out the entire gender from a whole host of responsibilities, as late arrival to shul apparently signifies a lack of spiritual commitment.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. " Rebecca Dube ." (Viewed on September 1, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/author/rebecca-dube>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Poll

Which topics pique your interest on the JWA blog?

Twitter

23 hr
Today in 1990, the Jewish Press profiled Rabbi Bonnie Koppell, the first female rabbi to serve in the U.S. military http://t.co/JaJvIc0U20
1 day
Today in 1984, Judith Resnik became the first American Jewish astronaut and second woman in space http://t.co/Gslg9RCAAQ
2 days
This is SOOO jwa!! What a great idea #MissPossible http://t.co/UgyLkQWJ6A