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Executive Council of Australian Jewry says the Victorian council did not give proper thought to the way Australia’s constitution and legal system work. Rabbi Moshe Gutnick argues that a ‘no’ vote is simply a vote of conscience that marriage should remain as people of faith believe God intended it.

Same-sex marriage: many synagogues reject rabbinical council’s ‘no’ (The Guardian)
Australia’s peak Jewish body and many synagogues have rejected a statement by the Rabbinical Council of Victoria urging people to vote no in the same-sex marriage postal survey (Sep 16)

As an Orthodox rabbi I will be voting no but it is not a vote against love (The Sydney Morning Herald)
Rabbi Moshe Gutnick argues that a “no” vote is not a vote against love. It is not a vote for discrimination. It is not a vote against the LGBTQI community. It is not a vote based on misguided homophobia. It is simply a vote of conscience that marriage should remain as people of faith believe God intended it (Sep 18)

Photo: The crowd at the rally in support of same-sex marriage at Town Hall in Sydney (Photo: Fiona Morris).

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