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Mar 14, 2014 | Tablet Magazine

Orthodox Parents of LGBT Children Navigate Their Own Coming Out Process


Mar 13, 2014 |

Parents, It’s OK to Be Human by Richard Dweck


Feb 26, 2014 | My Jewish Learning/Keshet Blog

Let’s Get The Conversation Started: LGBT Jews and Orthodox Communities


Feb 20, 2014 | Jewish Exponent

Don’t Exclude Our Gay, Orthodox Children


Oct 15, 2013 | The Jewish Week

My Secret, As The Father Of An LGBTQ Child — Not What You Think!


Oct 11, 2013 | The Jewish Week

New Hope For Gay Orthodox Jews


Aug 27, 2013 | Moment

Out of the Closet, Into the Fire


Jul 3, 2013 | Gay City News

Shlomo Ashkinazy’s Reverence For Storytelling


Jul 2, 2013 | www.ou.org

Orthodox Union Statement on Today’s Supreme Court Rulings


Jul 1, 2013 | Tablet Magazine

For LGBT Orthodox Jews, Growth of Social Media Creates a Safe Space Online


May 2, 2013 | St Louis Jewish Light

Gay and Orthodox: The Mother Road to Acceptance


May 1, 2013 | The Jewish Week

Gay Jews Need More Than Tolerance


Apr 26, 2013 | The Jewish Advocate

Gay Orthodox Jews Deserve Our Support — a response to Brian Camenker, by Rabbi Zev Farber


Apr 22, 2013 | Morethodoxy

The Stranger Within Your Gates: Answering Questions about Bais Abraham’s Recent Eshel Shabbat


Apr 12, 2013 | The Jewish Advocate

“Tough Love is Needed”, by Brian Camenker


Apr 6, 2013 | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Bringing understanding to being an Orthodox gay Jew


Apr 3, 2013 | St. Louis Jewish Light

LGBT and Observant: St. Louis Jewish Light covers Eshel event


Mar 20, 2013 | The Jewish Advocate

Retreat set for parents of LGBT Jews: Event was inspired by local mother’s request


Dec 12, 2012 | Portland Press Herald

At Hanukkah, rejoicing over peaceful victory for same-sex marriage


Sep 14, 2012 |

Eshel Goes to the Midwest!


Sep 9, 2012 | The Jerusalem Post

Suicide rates high for Orthodox homosexual youths


Sep 5, 2012 | MyJewishLearning.com

Senior Year: APs, College Prep, and Coming Out in My Orthodox High School


Aug 14, 2012 | The Jewish Week

Orthodox Gays Need Allies, Not Just Compassion


Jul 17, 2012 | The Jewish Week

Writing Her Way To A New Life


Jun 28, 2012 | Oy!Chicago

Reconciling sexuality with religion


May 22, 2012 | Tablet

Stay Out of It


May 22, 2012 | Morethodoxy

Obama’s Advocacy of Gay Marriage: An Alternative Orthodox Response


May 5, 2012 | Out

Y-Love is Ready for Love


Apr 19, 2012 | The Jewish Journal

I’m Coming Out of the Closet!


Apr 13, 2012 | The New York Times

Vows: Chris Barley and Marc Kushner


Jan 18, 2012 | The Jerusalem Post

Amsterdam chief rabbi suspended for homosexuality stance


Jan 11, 2012 | Morethodoxy

Homosexuals in the Orthodox Community


Jan 3, 2012 | The Jewish Week

Nefesh Head Backs Away From ‘Torah Declaration’ On Gays


Dec 19, 2011 | Jewish Ideas Daily

Orthosexuality


Dec 19, 2011 | ESHEL ONLINE ORAL HISTORY PROJECT!

WE WANT YOUR STORIES


Dec 14, 2011 | JTA

Orthodox rabbinic group won’t take position on reparative therapy for gays


Dec 8, 2011 | The Jewish Week

Misguided Rabbinical Priorities


Dec 8, 2011 | The Jewish Week

The Case for Companionship


Dec 7, 2011 | The Jewish Week

Orthodox Mental Health Workers Seen Changing On Homosexuality


Dec 7, 2011 | JTA

At Orthodox mental health group’s forum, openly gay Jews get their say and some support


Dec 6, 2011 | Huffington Post

Wanted: Orthodox Rabbis to Sign Anti-Gay Declaration


Sep 22, 2011 | Heeb Magazine

Once Upon a Gay….


Aug 30, 2011 | Itziks Well

Good night Irene, you Shabbos Queen


Aug 30, 2011 | YU Beacon

Finding God At the End of the Rainbow


Jul 25, 2011 | The Jewish Week

Gay And Orthodox, According To Jon Marans


Jul 25, 2011 | Haaretz

Does Liberal Judaism Benefit from the Other?


Jun 29, 2011 | Huffington Post

Gay Orthodox Jews See Growing Acceptance In Israel


May 27, 2011 | Yutopia

Why Orthodox Jews Should Not Oppose Legalizing Same Sex Marriage


May 18, 2011 | Associated Press

Israel’s Religious Gays Battle for Acceptance


Apr 8, 2011 | Haaretz

Devout and Proud


Mar 11, 2011 | Haaretz

Israeli rabbis launch initiative to marry gay men to lesbian women ­


Mar 11, 2011 | The American Israelite

Letter to the Editor


Feb 28, 2011 | The Tablet

Unorthodox Position


Feb 15, 2011 | The Jewish Week

Gay Orthodox Shabbaton was like Heaven


Feb 13, 2011 | Psychology Today

When Love Fights with Faith


Jan 27, 2011 | Ynet News

Religious Gay Teens Find Safe Haven


Dec 17, 2010 | New Jersey Jewish Standard

Rabbis explore Jewish views of sexuality at Kaplen JCC forum


Nov 26, 2010 | The Washington Post

The Morality of Gay Adoption


Oct 28, 2010 | The NJ Jewish Standard

The answers lie in our love for our daughter