God and Gender in Judaism

Berke, Matthew
June 1996
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1996, Issue 64, p33
Comments on the popularity of the notion of gender sensitivity in the process of revising the Jewish liturgy. Idea behind gender sensitivity in Judaism; Oppression of women under the male-centered social construction of God; Comment on the introduction of feminized liturgies by the Reform movement; Opinion on the movement to revise the liturgy along feminist lines.


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