The Women of the Wall pray at the Western Wall in July 2016.

Women of the Wall: The debate

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Last week, clashes broke out between Orthodox protesters and Israeli police as the “Women of the Wall” activist group held services for Rosh Hodesh (the start of the new Hebrew month) at the Western Wall. Hundreds of protesters gathered at the site to demonstrate against the controversial women’s group.

Meanwhile, members of the Women of the Wall carried empty Torah mantles in protest of site rules that prohibit bringing Torah scrolls into the women’s sectio...

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