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Yom Iyun: A Day of Learning for Rabbis and Rabbinical students
Sacred Transitions: The Journey of Nonbinary and Transgender Jews ============================= 10:30 Registration and Coffee 10:45 Welcome by our sponsor Rabbi Mark Borovitz 11:00 Welcome by our program chair, Rabbi Jonathan Klein and setting the intentions/goals for our learning together 11:05 Rabbi Elliot Dorff, "Ambiguous Sexual Identities in Rabbinic Literature" 11:25: Rabbi Reuben Zellman—"Stumbling Blocks, Growing Edges: Common challenges faced by trans and non-binary people on their journey to Judaism, and how these journeys make Judaism better." Two former candidates, one transgender the other non-binary will reflect on their conversion experience with the SCCBC 12:00 Lunch break 12:30 Rabbi Len Sharzer, process, methodology relationship in preparing Responsum and its implications for conversion. 1:00 Program Chair will close with reflections on our learning. Register: https://scbetdin.com/event-5200832