Jewish Journal

Rabbi Joel Roth

  • Law Committee’s gay ruling stepped outside Halacha

    December 14, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    The Conservative movement's Committee on Jewish Law and Standards last week validated three responsa, or teshuvot, on the general subject of homosexuality.

    In fact, the primary technical issue was the Jewish legal status of sex between members of the same gender. From the answers...