What Can Halakha Say to Observant Gays: Orthodox Approaches for the 21st Century

Posted by Rahel Berkovits on November 25, 2015
Topics: Pardes Live, Sexuality, Sexuality

This video was produced by the Valley Beit Midrash.

Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanlowitz, President & Dean of Valley Beit Midrash interviews Rabbi Rahel Berkovits on the issues surrounding halacha and homosexuality and the Orthodox approaches in the 21st century.

**Mature Subject Matter** – This interview contains frank discussion of a sexual nature. Viewer Discretion Advised.

About Rahel Berkovits

Rahel teaches Mishnah, Talmud and Halakha at Pardes. She has spent many years studying Talmud and Jewish texts in both traditional and academic frameworks at Midreshet Lindenbaum, The Shalom Hartman Institute, and Hebrew University in both the Talmud and Jewish education departments. In 2015, Rahel completed her studies at Beit Midrash Har’el and received ordination from Rabbi Herzl Hefter and Rabbi Daniel Sperber. Click here to read more.

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