Washington D.C.: Here I Am (Season 1 Finale)

Rabbi Gil Steinlauf

Rabbi Gil Steinlauf was the first rabbi I interviewed after the Pittsburgh tragedy. He talked about his worries and hopes going forward. He also talked about his Torah study session with then President Barrack Obama, his strongly-worded letter to President Donald Trump, coming out as gay to his congregation and his plans to help more LGBTQ Jews own their identity in the Jewish community. 

-A copy of Steinlauf’s letter coming out to his congregation can be found here.
-A copy of Steinlauf’s letter to President Donald Trump can be found here.
-A transcript of this episode can be found here.
-An index of Jewish terms can be found here.


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