Bridging the Gap: Find out why married Jewish women cover their hair – the real story.
An evening of education and inspiration to promote mutual respect, unity, and understanding amongst Jewish women will take place Sunday, September 12, 2021, at 8:30 PM ET.
Mrs. Rivkah Slonim
Mrs. Rivkah Slonim is the Associate Director at the Chabad Center for Jewish Student Life at Binghamton University. An internationally known teacher, lecturer, and activist, she travels widely, addressing the intersection of traditional Jewish observance and contemporary life, with a special focus on Jewish women in Jewish law and life. Slonim is the editor of Total Immersion: A Mikvah Anthology (Jason Aronson 1996, Urim 2006) and Bread and Fire; Jewish Women find God in the Everyday (Urim 2008). Slonim and her husband are the grateful and proud parents of nine children.
Mrs. Lori Palatnik
Lori Palatnik is the Founding Director of Momentum (formerly JWRP). She is a world-renowned Jewish educator, speaker, writer, and media personality, who has lectured all over the world. Lori has authored four books: Friday Night and Beyond, Gossip, Remember My Soul, and Turn Your Husband Into Your Soul Mate. In 2014, Lori was named one of the ten “Women to Watch” by Jewish Women International in recognition of her contribution to Jewish women throughout the world. Hadassah named Lori one of the “Most Outstanding Jewish American Women of Our Time” and Izzy included Lori in its “Global Jewish 100” list for moving Jewish culture forward. In 2020, Lori was selected to light the “Diaspora” torch at the national ceremony for Israel’s 72nd Independence Day. Lori lives with her husband in Jerusalem.
Hosted by Rivkie Schochet, Toronto, Canada
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Meeting ID: 868 0940 8750