RABBI DEBRA KOLODNY

AS THE SPIRIT MOVES US

Boundary Crosser: Bisexuality and Judaism

Posted by on Feb 25, 2021

Boundary Crosser: Bisexuality and Judaism

Rabbi Debra Kolodny February 2021 Origin story Many scholars say that the word ivri, or Hebrew, comes from the verb root avar, to cross over.  From this we learn that embedded in the core identity of the Jewish people is the invitation or perhaps the mandate to cross over–to transcend our current status and seek something deeper, higher, better and find the bridge between here and there. ...

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Introduction to Blessed Bi Spirit, 2000 Continuum International

Posted by on Jan 1, 2000

Introduction to Blessed Bi Spirit, 2000 Continuum International

  Introduction Blessed bi spirit The challenge of finding a title for this work was considerable. What words could reflect the spectrum of spiritual tradition practiced and described by a group as large and diverse as the one represented in this anthology? Some authors argued that shortening the word bisexual to “bi” stripped us of our humanity, of our sexuality, and should therefore be...

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