Thursday, December 20, 2012

Orthodox and Gay: A Special Evening with YCT and Lincoln Square Synagogue

Orthodox and Gay: In School, In Shul, at Home

Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School and Lincoln Square Synagogue invite you to a panel discussion with Rabbi Chaim Rapoport, author of Judaism and Homosexuality: an authentic Orthodox approach, and Dr. Michelle Friedman (more info about Dr. Friedman can be found on the Temicha website:, with Rabbi Shaul Robinson as moderator.

Program Includes Presentations, Case Studies and Q & A

Where: Lincoln Square Synagogue - 200 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10023
Date: January 09, 2013
Time: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost: FREE

For more information contact or (212) 666-0036.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Community-wide LGBT Chanukah Party!!!

The Annual LGBT Community Chanukah Party!!!

Presented by JQY!

Special new Location this year at the Rodeph Sholom Ballroom!*

When: Saturday, December 15th, from 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Where: Rodeph Sholom Ballroom, 7 West 83rd Street, Manhattan NY

Cost: $15, $10 (Student Price)

Join over 250 old and new friends as we celebrate Chanukah with music, dancing, schmoozing, drinking and holiday treats! This is the oldest and largest NY LGBT Jewish Community wide Holiday Party. So light your inner menorah, be inspired, and make some new friends this holiday! This event is open to the entire LGBTQ Jewish community along with their friends, families and allies.


Sufganyot (traditional jelly doughnuts)

Community Menorah Lighing

OPEN BAR!!! (for those 21 and up)

Co-sponsored by JQY, Congregation Rodeph Sholom, GLYDSA, CBST, Eshel, Nehirim, Hebro, and The JCC Manhattan.

For more info, contact:

*change in location due to construction in LGBT Center

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Welcome to the JQY Blog!

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