Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance Online Library


Source: JOFA Online Library

The Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance aims to expand the spiritual, ritual, intellectual and political opportunities for women within the framework of halakha, advocating meaningful participation and equality for women in family life, synagogues, houses of learning and Jewish communal organizations to the full extent possible within halakha.

The JOFA website is a centralized location for resources pertaining to women and halakha included in the online library.

The articles in the online library present a wide range of halakhic and sociological opinions on the following topics:

  • The Life Cycle
  • Ritual Practice
  • Participation and Leadership
  • Education
  • Community Challenges,
  • Orthodoxy and Feminism
  • Agunah

    The JOFA website also contains a listing of links to related resources beyond the JOFA network.

Updated: May. 07, 2009