Israeli Orthodox Rabbinical Group Calls for Acceptance of Gays and Lesbians

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Beit Hillel organization presents opinion laying foundation for homosexual participation in religious communities. Dozens of religious Zionist rabbis urged their communities last night to be tolerant of gays and lesbians, though stressing that the religious prohibition on gay sex remains unchanged. “Although forbidden sexual relationships must not be permitted, there’s room for leniency in attitudes […]