Abby Sosland

Abby Sosland

Rabbi Abby Sosland is the Morah Ruchanit (spiritual advisor) at Schechter Westchester High School, where she teaches Talmud, Bible, philosophy and prayer. She also teaches adults in all sorts of settings, from a Women’s Lunch and Learn group to the Hadassah of Westchester. After receiving rabbinic ordination from the Jewish Theological Seminary, Rabbi Sosland was assistant rabbi at Town and Village Synagogue in downtown Manhattan where she continues to co-lead the closing service of Yom Kippur there with Beth Mann. She writes about “shameless Judaism” at

Articles by Abby Sosland

Eruvin 60

Nothing but prophecy.

Eruvin 59

Striking a balance.

What Makes a Family?

The Torah offers several models of familial connection that depart from the standard model.