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Conservative rabbis open doors to gays, sort of


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/conservative_rabbis_open_doors_to_gays_sort_of_20061206

With the endorsement Wednesday of three conflicting teshuvot, or halachic responsa, by the movement's Committee on Jewish Law and Standards -- two upholding the longstanding ban on homosexuality and one permitting ordination of gay rabbis and commitment ceremonies -- it's likely that other rabbis will now begin performing such ceremonies, comfortable in the knowledge that they enjoy halachic sanction from the movement's highest legal body.

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