Steps for Making Your Synagogue LGBTQ Inclusive
Based on a guide originally developed for MyJewishLearning.com.
Values and Policies: Here a few suggestions to help you express your values clearly through your synagogue administration:
Language and Communication: As a synagogue professional or lay leader you are an important role model in the lives of the individuals in your community.
Synagogue Culture: In order to achieve your goals, your values of equality and inclusivity must be embedded in the everyday culture and activity of your synagogue.
Torah and Ritual Moments: Our commitment to the inclusion of LGBT Jews is not just a secular value, but a Jewish value.