Posts tagged ‘transgender’

Rainbow of Genders

A new prayer as we enter Pride Month. The idea for this one-liner came to me while praying the Nisim b’Chol Yom, prayers of gratitude for…

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Prayers for Shira and Pride

Here are two prayers posted for Jerusalem Pride. “Pride Wins” is in memory of 16-year-old Shira Banki, murdered at Jerusalem’s 2015 Pride Parade by an ultra-Orthodox Jewish…

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In Memoriam, Orlando — “Love Wins: A Pride Prayer”

Our vocal response to hate: “Love your neighbor as yourself” (Lev. 19:18), in Hebrew pronounced “ve’ahavta lere’acha kamocha” and written ואהבת לרעך כמוך! This slightly-revised version of…

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Pride Wins: A Prayer after Homophobic Brutality

The city of Jerusalem announced last week that it will rename Zion Square in memory of Shira Banki, murdered at last year’s Pride Parade. An ultra-Orthodox Jewish extremist stabbed six…

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Love Wins: A Pride Prayer, Jewish

“This week will go down in history as one of the saddest and most destructive, ever, in the lives of LGBTQ Jews,” declares an article from O-blog-dee-o-blog-da…

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