Homosexuality Revisited

By Joel Roth

Rabbinical Assembly of America (RA), 2006

This responsa clarifies why the Committee on Jewish Laws and Standards (CJLS) should maintain the 1992 resolution prohibiting marriage ceremonies of gay and lesbian members, the admittance of gay and lesbian students into rabbinical and cantorial programs, and the freedom for each rabbi to determine whether to hire homosexual teachers, and bestow honors or lay leadership positions to gay and lesbian congregants.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Ritual, Homosexuality, Masorti Judaism, Policy, Conservative Judaism, GLBT Issues, Clergy, Students, LGBT Issues, Higher Education, Marriage

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Genre: Responsum

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Roth, Joel. Homosexuality Revisited. Rabbinical Assembly of America (RA). 2006: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7837


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