Rabbi Liz P.G. Hirsch

Rabbi Liz PG Hirsch

Rabbi Liz P.G. Hirsch (she/her) is the incoming executive director of Women of Reform Judaism. She currently serves as the rabbi of Temple Anshe Amunim in Pittsfield, MA and is the founding co-chair of RAC Massachusetts. Rabbi Hirsch has contributed to "The Social Justice Torah Commentary" (CCAR Press, 2021) and "Prophetic Voices: Renewing and Reimagining Haftarah" (CCAR Press, 2023).

Don't Call Me a Female Rabbi

Rabbi Liz P.G. Hirsch
April 5, 2021
When we celebrate the ascension of women to positions of authority and prominence, it is easy to tokenize women in power by qualifying their professional identity. My congregants are proud to call me their rabbi, not their woman rabbi.