First Openly Gay Orthodox Rabbi Ordained In Jerusalem

Photo courtesy of BigStock/Peter Hermes Furian
Photo courtesy of BigStock/Peter Hermes Furian

Photo courtesy of BigStock/Peter Hermes Furian

The Jewish Telegraphic Agency reports that a gay rabbinical student denied ordination by a liberal seminary in New York was welcomed into the rabbinate in Jerusalem, breaking a longstanding taboo against homosexuality in the Orthodox community.

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