Police sources told ABC News that Thompson appears to have taken advantage of national news coverage of the threats to continue his ongoing harassment against his ex-girlfriend in revenge for her breaking up with him. In the complaint against Thompson, the FBI said he made at least eight threats against Jewish organizations.
Some where made in his ex-girlfriend’s name, and others were made in Thompson’s name.
The experience of praying with Siddur Nashim [the first Sabbath prayer book to refer to God using female pronouns and imagery] ... For the first time, I understood what it meant to be made in God's image.
To think of God as a woman like myself, to see Her as both powerful and nurturing, to see Her imaged with a woman's body, with womb, with breasts – this was an experience of ultimate significance.
Police do not believe Thompson is the main suspect behind the majority of the threats, ABC News reports.In the 16th century some refugees from the Spanish expulsion came to Walachia from the Balkan Peninsula.A few served as physicians and even diplomats at the court of the sovereigns of Walachia.Today, Romania boasts a Jewish population of 9,500.- Early History - Communal Institutions - Independent Romania - Internal Organization - The Struggle for Naturalization - Increasing Anti-Semitism - Jewish Political Life - Jewish Social Structure - Jewish Cultural Life - Holocaust Period - Community During World War II - Jewish Resistance - Contemporary Period - 1960's - 1970 - 1981 - 1982 - 1992 - 1990's - Present The first real major wave of Jewish immigrants spread through Walachia (a Romanian principality founded around 1290) after they had been expelled from Hungary in 1367.Some of these theologies promote the idea that it is important to have a feminine characterisation of God within the siddur (Jewish prayerbook) and service.