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Teaneck, NJ - In NJ, Orthodox Rabbis Vote To Bar A Colleague For Training Female Clergy

Feb 10, 2019 at 11:31 AM

Teaneck, NJ - Pushing back against efforts by liberal Orthodox Jews to allow women to serve as clergy, an Orthodox rabbinical council in northern New Jersey is preparing to oust a member for allowing a woman training for ordination to serve as an intern in his congregation. The member is Rabbi Nathaniel Helfgot, leader of Congregation Netivot Shalom in Teaneck. After the Jewish Standard...

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