Saturday, September 13, 2008

Sydney, AU - Rabbis say 'I do' to marrying first gay couple under Chuppah

A GAY couple will wed in a synagogue in an Australian first which could split the Jewish community.

Traditional Judaism regards homosexuality as "abhorrent", but three progressive rabbis have agreed to conduct the Sydney ceremony for bookshop owner Scott Whitmont, 47, and nurse Christopher Whitmont-Stein, 38.


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