Rabbi Weiss Talks About Gay Marriage in the Villager
Rabbi Weiss was quoted in an article on the Villager on gay marriage in New York.
Check out an excerpt below:
Other organizations like Trinity are working new provisions into their already-progressive services. Congregation Beth Simchat Torah, a synagogue that has long been committed to L.G.B.T.Q. equality and has performed same-sex marriages for decades, is reaching out to its membership to take advantage of the new legislation.
“We’ve already had many people coming in, calling in, requesting, and right now we’re in the midst of setting our policies so that we can meet everybody’s needs,” said Rachel Weiss, a rabbi at C.B.S.T. “This is a really exciting moment for our community — for the Jewish community, for the L.G.B.T.Q. community, for the New York community. It’s a big mazel tov to everybody.”
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