An insider's view of the 2006 CJLS gay vote.
Among each of the movements, admitting gay and lesbian students has been a cause of debate, concern...and learning.
The Bible--concerned with sanctity in all aspects of life--prohibits incest, adultery, and a number of other sexual relationships.
In Judaism, adultery is considered one of the most grievous sins.
Beliefs & Practices
What is niddah, or taharat ha mishpacha, and who observes it?
If homosexuality is not chosen, then there is precedent in Jewish law for condoning it.
Non-marital sex is not ideal, but that doesn't mean Judaism has nothing to say about it.
Some classical Jewish statements about sex might surprise you.
Some Jewish thinkers condone homosexuality, despite the condemnation of homosexual sex in Jewish law.
Judaism may need new categories of sexual relationships in order to adjust to the reality of sex outside marriage.