Gathering of the transgender tribe set for Berkeley
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 04:00PM
OutFaith in Jewish (Reformed), Rabbi David Bauer, Reconstructionist, Spirituality, Transgender

By Rebecca Rosen Lum, JWeekly, October 18, 2012

In film, books, blogs and newspaper articles, transgender Jews have focused mainly on identity and inclusion — or barriers to it.

But at the upcoming Jewish Transgender Gathering in Berkeley, the goal will be to shine a light onto spirituality. Not only will the emphasis of the three-day gathering be on Torah, but “Torah that has never been talked about in this way,” Reconstructionist Rabbi David Bauer pointed out. [Read Full Story]

 

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