Divine Law or Sexism? Women play key roles in religious communities, but some faiths aren't comfortable letting them lead. Three religious leaders talk about the evolving role of women in their respective faith traditions.
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Divine Law or Sexism?

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Divine Law or Sexism?

Divine Law or Sexism?

Divine Law or Sexism?

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Women play key roles in religious communities but some faiths aren't comfortable letting them lead.

Rabbi Capers Funnye, Chief Rabbi of Beth Shalom Ethiopian Hebrew Congregation in Chicago; Bonnie Hunter, pastor of the Friendship Church Outreach Ministries in Capitol Heights, Maryland; and Precious Rasheeda Muhammad, a writer and lecturer on Islam in America, talk about women and faith.