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    • Maimon
    • 15.08.07 | 16:10 (IDT)

    ....Jusaism can to nothing for transexuals or gays as transexuals or gays. Nor for shabath desecrators as shabath desecrators or for adulterers in their role as adulterers. But what can they do for any Jew in need or crisis? For any Jew who wants to do teshuva? Everything. Precicely because it is not about what is comfortable or easy, but because it is true. Because it is the Law given at Sinai that tells us how to be rightous and how to seek forviveness from Hashem as well as from our fellow human beings. Torah doesnt lei to you and tell you that anything goes or that every conceivable choice is OK because the society we live in deny G-d. Within Judaism there is immense freedom within the bounds of the Law. The sort of freedom taught by the postmodern world is an illusion, the slavory of value loss.

    from the article: Reform Movement publishes blessings for sex change operation
    First published 00:00 15.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 15.08.07
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