- Lila Kagedan is the first woman to have the title of rabbi serving a U.S. Orthodox Jewish congregation.
- Orthodox Jewish women before her have taken the title "rabba" -- or female Rabbi
- An Orthodox rabbinical group has called the ordination of women as rabbis a violation of tradition
Randolph, New Jersey (CNN)Ten young children sit around a table as Lila Kagedan walks into their synagogue's after-school program. Paper plates filled with art supplies are waiting for them to tear into.