The Conservative movement must endorse equal same-sex marriage
As a Conservative Jew, I am pained that a movement that stands for tradition and change has chosen to endorse an ancient bias against gays and lesbians. We should be endorsing fully egalitarian same-sex marriage, and not a second-class alternative.
This past week, the Conservative movement’s Committee on Jewish Law and Standards, the authoritative body that decides matters of Jewish practice for Conservative Jews, approved a responsum that lays out several options for same-sex “marriage”...
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