The Robinson's Arch compromise has divided Women of the Wall. And the Kotel itself will remain out of reach for liberal Jews to pray together.
Vivian Singer is president of CustomSiddur www.customsiddur.com and designed the Women of the Wall prayerbook. Working with the CCAR and the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism, she edited the English Companion to Ha-Avodah Shebalev, used widely in Israeli progressive synagogues. Living in Chesterland, Ohio, Singer is a former Assistant Regional Director for the Northeast Lakes Council of the Union for Reform Judaism.