Esther Hugenholtz

Rabbi Esther Hugenholtz is the incoming Rabbi for Congregation Agudas Achim, Iowa City, Iowa. She is passionate about writing, composing liturgical music and issues of multiculturalism and social justice. She firmly believes in sharing an open, socially-relevant and spiritually-compelling Judaism for today’s world. She and her husband are the parents of a son and daughter.

Articles by Esther Hugenholtz

From Looking Jewish to Being Jewish

Cultural anthropologists call it ‘going native’. You find yourself in the field as a participant observer of your host culture ...