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Gay Orthodox Jews

Trembling Before G-d: Turning A Movie Into A Movement

Sandi DuBowski | Posted 03.10.2013 | Entertainment
Sandi DuBowski

We as filmmakers, more than ever, must become as creative and strategic in our distribution, outreach, funding, audience engagement, and evaluation as we are in our filmmaking.

Pride Reflections: Confronting My Anti-Gay Bully

Yitz Jordan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Yitz Jordan

After I converted to ultra-Orthodox Judaism, I began to take on an entirely new life. I moved 200 miles to Brooklyn, guided only by faith. I spoke Yiddish, my style of dress was distinct, my thought process was Talmudic. But I was still gay. And this would eat at me the entire time.

Chaim Levin Is Giving Hope To LGBT Orthodox Jews

Wayne Besen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Wayne Besen

Chaim Levin is on a remarkable journey, and he is accomplishing more than simply giving hope. He is having a tangible impact in his community, opening closed minds, and keeping teens from enduring the pain that he once suffered in silence.

Judaic Change And Recognizing Gay Difference

Mira Sucharov | Posted 09.28.2011 | Religion
Mira Sucharov

Our institutional tents need to stand wide and open for all to enter. But effective inclusion may require a delicate balancing act of sameness and difference.

Gay Orthodox Jews See Growing Acceptance In Israel

Posted 08.13.2011 | Religion

By Michele Chabin c. 2011 Religion News Service TEL AVIV, Israel (RNS) Though never short on spectacle, this year's annual gay pride festival was ...