What is a Kohenet?
We are pleased to announce Miki Raver as the newest addition to our spiritual leader team. Miki is taking on the role of Kohenet.
Kohenet Miki Raver has been a Jewish communal professional for decades, including as Director of Lifelong Learning at the Osher Marin JCC and currently as the Director of Camp Isabella Freedman, a Jewish summer camp for active older adults. She is author of the critically acclaimed Listen to Her Voice: Women of the Hebrew Bible, a Jewish bestseller, and She is Wisdom: A Celebration of the Feminine Divine. Kohenet Miki is creator of Shekinah Circles and Kabbalage. She graduated from Emerson College with a BS in Theatre Arts and completed facilitator training in Circlework, Bibliodrama and SoulCollage. Kohenet Miki Raver was ordained as a Kohenet (Hebrew Priestess) in August 2020.
Lead Rosh Chodesh circles
Lead Kohenet Kabbalat Shabbat Services
Offer private sessions of spiritual support
Work with congregants to study and interpret stories of the women of the Hebrew Bible.
Watch the below video to learn about the role of a Kohenet.