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ESTHER'S COMING OUT STORY

Tuesday, March 15 at 7:00 pm
Houston Hillel
1700 Bissonnet

In celebration of Purim explore how Esther's decision to reveal her Jewish identity is an allegory for coming out.


With Rabbi Gideon Estes of Congregation Or Ami, Rabbi Kenny Weiss of Houston Hillel, and Rev. Troy Treash of Resurrection Metropolitan Community Church.

TRANSGENDER JEWS

 AND HALAKHAH

Monday, March 21 at 7:00 pm
Houston Hillel
1700 Bissonnet

Study the Conservative Movement's teshuvah (Jewish legal opinion) on the intersection of transgender identity and Jewish law.


With Rabbi Gideon Estes of Congregation Or Ami.

BEING TRANSGENDER IN ISRAEL

Thursday, March 31 at 5:00 pm
Zoom

Michael recounts his journey from South Africa to Israel, attending a religious all-girls school, joining the Israeli army, and his difficulties, challenges and loves.

QUEER SEDER

Monday, April 18 at 7:00 pm
Houston Hillel
1700 Bissonnet

Celebrate Passover through a queer lens.


Eat dinner before.


We'll have dessert after the Seder.

 
 
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QJEWS

A PROGRAM AREA OF HOUSTON HILLEL

Providing a celebratory space for Houston's Queer Jews in their Twenties and Thirties (21 to 39)

1700 Bissonnet St. Houston TX 77005

houstonhillel.org

713.526.4918

 
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Sara Keene
QJews Program Director
sara@qjews.org