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review Wrestling with God and Men Homosexuality in the Jewish Tradition Ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB Steven Greenberg ´ 3 summary summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Steven Greenberg Cus But Greenberg goes beyond the uestion of whether homosexuality is biblically acceptable to ask how such relationships can be sacred In so doing he draws on a wide array of nonscriptural texts to introduce readers to occasions of same sex love in Talmudic narratives medieval Jewish poetry and prose and traditional Jewish case law literature Ultimately Greenb. Rabbi Steven Greenberg s Wrestling with God Men takes on a fairly formidable task making room for the acceptance of homosexuality within the Jewish tradition This task is complicated by the fact that Rabbi Greenberg has chosen not to simply disregard halakha and tradition as does the approach toward the acceptance of gays and lesbians within many non Orthodox circles Instead he sets to carve out a space within the tradition in which homosexuality can exist and be acknowledged as permissible within the constraints of halakhaRabbi Greenberg pursues this task from a variety of


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    summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Steven Greenberg Steven Greenberg ´ 3 summary free download Wrestling with God and Men Homosexuality in the Jewish Tradition Brilliant exegesis and history woven with a gay Orthodox rabbi's personal story How I wish that orthodox Christians could treat Scripture reason tradition and the testimonies of LGBT2S people with as much dignity as Rabbi Greenberg do

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    (Wrestling with God and Men Homosexuality in the Jewish Tradition) PDF NEW Ó Steven Greenberg Steven Greenberg ´ 3 summary An in depth look at the texts regarding sexuality ethics and God's law in the Hebrew Scriptures Carefully researched and very readable this book presents several different argument structures from several not just two sides and allows the reader to come to their own conclusions a rare feat these days Especially enlightening for Christians w

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  • Paperback
  • 312
  • Wrestling with God and Men Homosexuality in the Jewish Tradition
  • Steven Greenberg
  • English
  • 08 June 2018
  • 9780299190941