-What argument does Plaskow make about “God Language” within Judaism and why does it need to be changed?God is said to be male and is referred to using male pronouns which leads to a hierarchical structure. Men are seen as normative Jews and women are perceived as other. -What is a mikveh and how had it been reinterpreted by Jewish women? Womens bodies were considered unclean during menstruation and for a week afterward until they bathed in mikveh. This purification through the living waters symbolizes a renewal, a re-creation, a regeneration of the life forces.
WEEK 10 –Women in ChristianityKnow the terms: -Sacraments:7 sacraments: Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist, Holy Orders, Reconciliation of a Penitent (confession), Anointing of the Sick, and Matrimony. A Sacrament is considered an outward sign, instituted by Christ, that conveys an inward, spiritual grace through Christ.-Trinitarianism:(