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This Week in History: A fact for May

Eilberg, Amy - still image [media]

Amy Eilberg ordained as first female Conservative rabbi

May 12, 1985

Amy Eilberg became the first woman ordained as a Conservative Rabbi at the Jewish Theological Seminary's commencement exercises in New York City.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for May." (Viewed on January 26, 2015) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/may/random>.

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