Debra Orenstein

Rabbi Debra Orenstein is spiritual leader of Makom Ohr Shalom in Los Angeles and editor of the <i>Lifecycles</i> series. A seventh-generation rabbi, Orenstein is a graduate of Princeton University, the University of Judaism, and the Jewish Theological Seminary. She is a Senior Fellow of the Wilstein Institute of Jewish Policy Studies and an instructor at the University of Judaism in Los Angeles.

Articles by Debra Orenstein

New Rituals: Continuity, Tradition, and Authenticity

The viability of new Jewish rituals will ultimately be determined by their continued presence in the Jewish community.