Rabbi Elisa Klapheck

Elisa Klapheck, born in Düsseldorf (Germany) in 1962, studied political science while simultaneously pursuing independent studies of Torah and Talmud. She was a journalist for the German newspapers Tagesspiegel and Taz and, later, also for radio and television. Since May 2005, Klapheck has been the rabbi of Amsterdam's progressive Jewish community, Beit ha-Hiddush.

Articles by Rabbi Elisa Klapheck

Regina Jonas

How one of the first female rabbis was almost forgotten.