Pamela Jay Gottfried

Rabbi Pamela Jay Gottfried is a teacher and the Dean of Jewish Studies at The Weber School in Atlanta. She is a LEAP Fellow, certified speaker of the Interfaith Speakers Network, and member of the American Guild of Judaic Art. Learn more about her book, Found in Translation: Common Words of Uncommon Wisdom, and connect with her at pamelagottfried.com.


Articles by Pamela Jay Gottfried

Mission at the Mexico-US Border

Human beings have devised many rules of three. Perhaps we are physically programmed to create these rules because our bodily ...

Taking a LEAP

This week I’m going back in time to my college days by taking a leap forward to become a student ...

If you see something, do something!

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers...

Looking for America

My baby, who is now 16 years old, returned from summer camp earlier this week with a swollen wrist and ...

Look Up!

Walking up a steep hill, on the way back to my room from the art building at Camp Ramah Darom, ...

From Seder to Iftar

I haven’t seen my friend Hafsa in a few weeks since my spouse and I enjoyed an Iftar dinner at ...

Seventeen Minutes

We stand facing the row of empty desks and chairs

Good Citizen

When the jury duty summons comes.