Rabba Sara Hurwitz

Rabba Sara Hurwitz is the president and co-founder of Maharat, the first institution to ordain Orthodox women as clergy. She also serves on the rabbinic staff at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale. She has been named one of Jewish Week’s 36 Under 36, one of the Forward50 most influential Jewish leaders, and one of Newsweek’s 50 most influential rabbis.

Articles by Rabba Sara Hurwitz

We Were Slaves — We Know What It Means to Not Fit In

The test of a community is not how it receives the most powerful, but how it welcomes the most vulnerable.

Parashat Beshalach: Sustaining Creation Through Song

Why the creation of the Jewish nation in Parashat Beshalach was marked by singing praises to God.