LGBTQ Pride

A Letter to my Younger Self Series: MJ

Part of a series in which members of the Keshet community write letters to their younger selves.

A Letter to My Younger Self Series: Daniel

Part 4 of a longer series of posts in which members of the Keshet community write letters to their younger selves. Today’s letter is written by Keshet’s National Director of Education and Training, Daniel Bahner.

God Appears in Atlanta

“The whole earth trembles and dances when the God of freedom appears.” (Psalm 114) Reading Stephen Mitchell‘s rendering of psalms always ...

Passing the Pride Along

It’s Pride season, although I celebrate all year long! But recently there’s been a lot of talk about our gay ...

I Love a Parade

The week is bracketed by two parades.  The first is on the holiday of Simchat Torah, when we complete the ...

Queer-Identified, Frum-Identified Jew in a Complicated Relationship with Orthodoxy

This morning The Torch,  a project of JOFA, the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance, shared the heartwarming story of a family adjusting to ...

We’re Here, We’re Queer, We Made Cholent!

[A digital rendering of this originally hand-written epistolary blog post can be found here.] June 19, 2015 Hello and Happy ...

Amanda Simpson: The First Transgender Individual to Hold An Executive Position

This June Keshet is so very excited to be partnering with the Jewish Women’s Archive to celebrate Pride. Each week ...