Newest childrens' book from Rabbi Rayzel Raphael.
Lovely poem on the subject of the New Moon celebration.
How to Make a Feminist Brit for your daughter.
Article in Jewish Journal about Jewish end of life music.
CD of Jewish End of Life Music
New Moon Children's Book
“The Magic Soup”
Goldie Milgram and Ellen Frankel, Eds., New Mitzvah Stories for the Whole Family, New Rochelle, NY: Reclaiming Judaism Press, 2014, pp 207-216.
Stepping in to Ourselves: An Anthology of Writings on Priestessing, Key, Anne and Candace Kant, eds. Las Vegas, NV: Goddess Ink, 2014.
“Shechinah, the Divine Feminine”
CCAR Journal: The Reform Jewish Quarterly, Volume LIX, No.4 (Issue number 234) Fall 2012.
“Miriam Took Her Timbrel Out and all the Women Danced: A Midrashic Motif of Contemporary Jewish Feminism.”
Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal, (Winter 2010) Vol. 7, No. 2.
“Father Daughter Placenta Planting Ritual”
Jewish Feminists and our Fathers, Bridges, a Jewish Feminist Journal, Volume 14 * Number 1 * Spring 2009.
“From Ancient Times to Modern Meaning: Jewish Women Claim their Ritual Power”
The New Jewish Feminism, edited by Rabbi Elyse Goldstein, Jewish Lights Publishing, 2009.
“Healing Chants for the Soul”
Recording with MIRAJ, healing chants, Summer 2007.
“Friday Night Revised”
Recording of Kabbalat Shabbat, Summer 2005.
Torah Commentary on 1 Samuel 28:3-28 the Witch of Endor
The Women’s Haftorah Commentary, Edited by Rabbi Elyse Goldstein. Woodstock, Vt. Jewish Lights Publishing, 2004
"Holy Mother Shechinah Soul"
The Womens’ Seder Sourcebook; Rituals and Readings for Use
at the Passover Seder, Edited by Rabbi Sharon Cohen Anisfeld, Tara Mohr, and Catherine Spector, Jewish
Lights Publishing, 2003
Commentary in Pray Tell: A Hadassah Guide to Jewish Prayer, 2003.
Women of the Wall, edited by Rivkah Haupt and Phyllis Chesler, Jewish Lights Publishing,
“Still Dancing with Miriam”
All the Women Followed Her: A collection of Writings on Miriam the Prophetess and the women of Exodus. Edited by Rebecca Schwartz. Mountain View, Ca. , Rikudei Miriam Press, 2001.
“Torah Commentary on Veyeshev”
Women’s Bible Commentary. Edited by Rabbi Elyse Goldstein. Woodstock, Vt.: Jewish Lights Publishing, 2000.
“Counting Angels in the Wilderness”
recording with MIRAJ ,Summer 1999.
Tears of Sorrow, Seeds of Hope. Edited by Nina Cardin. Woodstock, Vt.: Jewish Lights Publishing , 1999
“Bible Babes a Beltin’”
Tape/CD of musical stories - Summer 1997.
“Kiddush Ha Levana: Sanctifying the New Moon”
Celebrating the New Moon: A Rosh Chodesh Anthology. Edited by Susan Berrin, Jason Aronson, Northvale, N.J. 1996, pp. 144-150.
“Rituals: Miriam's Yahrzeit”
(Co-authored with Susan Sered), Worlds of Jewish Prayer, A Festschrift in Honor of Rabbi Zalman M. Schachter- Shalomi. Edited by Shohama Harris Wiener and Jonathan Omer-Man, Northvale, N.J. Jason Aronson, Inc.,1993, pp. 271-276.
“Jewish Feminists Ain't Just Singing the Blues”
(Co-authored with Hanna Tiferet Siegel and Margot Stein ), Neshama, Vol. 5 No. 2, Summer 1993.
“Daughter of Mitzvah”
RRC Annual Report, Spring 1993.
(Co-authored with Simcha Paull Raphael), P'nai Or New Menorah - Journal of Jewish Renewal, Second Series, No. 24, Spring 1991, pp. 9-10.
“Rosh Hodesh Moon”
Sagewoman Magazine, Spring 1990.
“Shevet Gam Yahad: Covenant Guidelines for Creative Relationships”
(Co-authored with Simcha Paull Raphael), P'nai Or New Menorah - Journal of Jewish Renewal, Second Series, No. 18, Winter 1989, pp. 3ff.
“Jewish Renewal: Yes, Its Happening!”
Impact - Brandeis Alumni Bulletin, Winter 1990, Vol. XVIII, No. 1
“Dina: A New Interpretation”
in Taking the Fruit: Modern Women's Tales of the Bible. Edited by Irene Fine. San Diego, Ca.: Women's Institute for Continuing Education, 1989.
“Reclaiming the Kotel”
Sh'ma, a Journal of Jewish Responsibility, Vol. 19, May 26, 1989, p. 375.
“Rosh Hodesh Moon” “By the Shores”
Songs published in Or Hadash - New Paths for Shabbat Morning, P'nai Or Religious Fellowship Siddur, 1989.
Impact - Brandeis Alumni Bulletin, Spring 1989.
“Genealogy and Wedding Planning”
Newsletter of Jewish Genealogical Society of Toronto, Summer 1988, pp. 9-11.
“Group Work with Students”
Impact - Brandeis Alumni Bulletin, Spring 1985.
“Outreach to Sephardi, Russian, and Israeli Students”
Journal of Jewish Communal Work. Fall 1983.
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