Marianne Novak

Marianne Novak is a second year student at Yeshivat Maharat. She is an instructor for the Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, a Gabbait for the Skokie Women's Tefillah Group, and a bat and bar mitzvah tutor. Marianne lives in Skokie, Illinois with her husband, Noam Stadlan and her three children, Zehavya, Batsheva, and Hillel.


Articles by Marianne Novak

Spiritual Medicine

Jewish sages decided that intense mourning time should be seven days only.

Why I Enrolled in Yeshivat Maharat, the Orthodox Seminary for Women Clergy

A couple of nights ago, my family and I went to see “Finding Dory.“ In this charming sequel to “Finding Nemo,” the ...