Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen
Associate Rabbi, Congregation Beit Simchat Torah
Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen is the Associate Rabbi of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah, a synagogue serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities.
“I think I am criticized a lot for the work I do with gays becasue a lot of people are afraid of change. They use traditional texts to do violence to others within our communities, to marginalize them.”