"Our prayer is authentic, it is pure, it is not a provocation," saysWomen Of The Wall's Anat Hoffman, whom Israeli police detained this week for questioning about her group's longstanding monthly prayers at Judaism's holiest site. [Forward, YNET]
Another monthly prayer session, another confrontation between Women Of The Wall and the ultra-Orthodox at the Western Wall. Today: Shouts that the women were "not-Jews" and "Nazis," according to Israel's Army Radio. [Haaretz]
A twenty-five year old Israeli is the first woman arrested for wearing a prayer shawl at Judaism's holiest site, the Kotel. It's the latest strike in the war between Orthodox rabbis and, in their words, the "deviants who serve equality."