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She’s black, gay and soon you can call her ‘rabbi’ – Religion News Service


Religion News Service

She’s black, gay and soon you can call her ‘rabbi’
Religion News Service
(RNS) Sandra Lawson, a former military police officer turned personal trainer, wasn’t religious about anything, except maybe fitness. She wasn’t looking to convert to … “As the American Jewish community is becoming increasingly diverse through intermarriage, conversion and adoption, role models are a critical component of identity formation,” said Diane Tobin, director of Be’chol Lashon, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that runs camps and other programs for and about Jews of color. “But, race is just one of the …

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She’s black, gay and soon you can call her ‘rabbi’ – Religion News Service