Category Archives: GLBT History

Rabbi Lisa Edwards

written on February 7, 2019 // 0 Comments

Since becoming rabbi of Beth Chayim Chadashim in 1994, Rabbi Lisa Edwards has been a Jewish lesbian activist from the […]

Rabbi Heather Miller

written on July 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

Rabbi Heather Miller, MAHL was with BCC between 2014-2018 and officially joined the clergy in 2016. Rabbi Heather was chosen […]

LA Pride 2017: March like we had Somewhere to go… to a Better World

written on May 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

The BCC clergy invite you to join with the BCC community to take part in LA Pride’s march this year […]

11/20: Transgender Day of Remembrance

written on October 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

November 20 at 6:30pm:Join us as we observe Transgender Day of Remembrance, honoring the memory of those whose lives were […]

Revolution/Evolution: The founding of MCC and BCC, and the changing neighborhood that was once their home

written on October 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

A presentation at ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives (part of the USC Libraries), followed by a walking tour of […]

Rabbi Lisa & Rebbetzin Tracy’s 20th BCC Anniversary

written on December 20, 2014 // 1 Comment

We have a special opportunity coming up to honor Rabbi Lisa Edwards & ‘Lezbtzn’ Tracy Moore 20 years with BCC. […]

Film Club: A Jihad for Love

written on March 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Saturday, April 12, right after Havdalah at 7:00 pm, BCC’s Film Club will screen A Jihad for Love – a 2007 documentary […]

BCC Member Mark Levine Runs for Congress!

written on March 4, 2014 // 1 Comment

Mark Levine was an active member of BCC in the 1990s, teaching classes, participating in BCC’s leadership and helping to […]

The Storylines Project

written on January 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

Temple Beth Chayim Chadashim was founded in 1972 as the world’s first synagogue for gay and lesbian Jews. Embraced from […]

Temple Beth Chayim Chadashim: Architecture

written on August 21, 2013 // 2 Comments

Written by Toni Lewis Temple Beth Chayim Chadashim was founded in 1972 as the world’s first synagogue for gay and […]