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She’s Black, Gay, and Soon You Can Call Her ‘Rabbi’ – Sojourners (blog)


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She's Black, Gay, and Soon You Can Call Her 'Rabbi'
Sojourners (blog)
“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 ... To make Lawson feel comfortable when she moved into her Philadelphia home in 2013, Hurrey — a court reporter who identifies with no religion — bought Lawson two mezuzahs, doorpost markers containing verses from the Hebrew Bible found at the ...

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Sojourners (blog)

She’s Black, Gay, and Soon You Can Call Her ‘Rabbi’
Sojourners (blog)
“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 … To make Lawson feel comfortable when she moved into her Philadelphia home in 2013, Hurrey — a court reporter who identifies with no religion — bought Lawson two mezuzahs, doorpost markers containing verses from the Hebrew Bible found at the …

and more »

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