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Twice Blessed: On Being Lesbian, Gay, and Jewish
by Christie Balka , Andy Balka , Jeffrey Shandler , Martha A. Ackelsberg , Agnes G. Herman , Paul Horowitz , Scott Klein , Linda J. Holtzman , more…Judith Plaskow , Aliza Maggid , Evelyn Torton Beck , Yoel H. Kahn , Burt E. Schuman , Eric E. Rofes , Janet R. Marder , La Escondida , Sue Levi Elwell , Denise L. Eger , Lesley M. Silverstone , Tom Rawson , Adina Abramowitz , Alan D. Zamochnick , Felice Yeskel , Rachel Wahba , Rebecca T. Alpert , Faith Rogow , Jody Hirsh …less
Contributors include Rebecca T. Alpert, Martha A. Ackelsberg, Linda J. Holtzman, Judith Plaskow, and Evelyn Torton Beck.
Paperback, 305 pages
Published July 20th 1997 by Beacon Press
(first published June 1989)
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Thankfully, the Jewish community has made great strides in embracing LGBT members over the past few decades. This book reflects the work that was needed when it was first published, and serves to remind us that the work is not completed. The essays are personal, moving, thoughtful and varied.