Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem)
The road toward acceptance of gays in the religious Jewish world has been, and continues to be, long and arduous.Members of the ultra-Orthodox and Orthodox communities frequently express their objections by pointing out that it’s right there in the Torah, in Leviticus 18:22: “Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with womankind; it is an abomination.”
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