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Sunday, February 21 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Bruce Jenner and Transgender Issues: Counting in the Minyan?

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With the passing of The Supreme Court decision regarding same sex marriage, we have all become sensitized to this previously under-recognized segment of our communities. The Jewish community will have to deal with many additional halachic issues regarding the ritual status of transgender and multi-gender members of the minyan. The issue is not new; rather, it’s been discussed numerous times in the Talmud and Middle Age sources.

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Eliot Pearlson

Temple Menorah
Eliot Pearlson has been the spiritual leader of Temple Menorah for 26 years. He is a homegrown native of Miami, educated locally in the Hebrew Academy, the Mesifta and The Talmudic University of South Florida. His rabbinic studies include studying at Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitch... Read More →

Sunday February 21, 2016 3:00pm - 3:50pm EST
Room 115

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