Soul Sisters - a Feminist Beit Midrash - Shared screen with speaker view
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My first time — at last! Yay!
Right on, Dina!
thank you dina
Might she be known to the King of Jericho because he also "stepped outside" on occasion?
Like Ruth, we should include Rahav in the list of righteous converts at Shavuot.
that is a cool comparison because in the Christian new testament when the geneology is traced from david to jesus ruths husband boaz is said to be rachav's son
look at this family and the escape from Sodom and gemorah it has a familiar sound its like a second chance a second as the new year and new month and new day
Women outside society: The witch of Endor.
Innkeepers are often suspect in literature: I am thinking of Charles Dickens. Especially the women are considered low class.
what words are described to the daughters of Z when they became land owners
A broad, LOL!
Isn’t R’chov (street) also applicable — as in an entry point (like a road or avenue)?
and was it her presence that gave the courage to the daughter of Z
Rachav—broad—as in hips? We discussed that in Talmud Torah.
Yael and also Judith were known for their beauty and used that to entice and then behead the generals of the opposing armies.
that lust puts her in a scary position and having the powerful male friends was needed to keep her safe
If she was in the business outside the gates, why did men need to use a rope to access her?
How did she SIN with the rope?
Weren't her doors accessible?
The rope must be a metaphor....
why does she have to be pure all the matriarchs messed up do the rabbis make them pure too or is this just another only women thing
Gail and Seymour Glatzer
If she was at least 50 when she married Joshua wouldnt it be unusual for her to be ancestress of eight prophetes and a prophetess.