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Sunday, March 19 • 13:00 - 13:45
Torah Forbid! Same-Sex Love and Modern Judaism

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How do Progressive Jewish rabbis allow what is explicitly forbidden in the Torah? A short survey of how we can wrestle with sacred text and still make sure that the Divine ends up on top.

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Jordan Helfman

Rabbi, Holy Blossom Temple
Rabbi Helfman is the Assistant Rabbi at Holy Blossom Temple, and on the board of the World Union of Progressive Judaism. He is doing research on late 18th / early 19th century Reform rabbis and their unique Torah interpretations, recently edited a multi-lingual siddur for use around the world, and is starting to play the alto trombone.


Sunday March 19, 2017 13:00 - 13:45
G4 16th Floor

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