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Open Judaism: Challenges and Opportunities (and a JPR report too)

Sermon for Rosh Hashanah 5775

Shanah Tovah and welcome to all friends, families, members and visitors. Once again it is a delight to be able to spend Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur as a community in our synagogue and to share it with the seats full and our choirs singing so melodiously. 2,330 more words


"Why and What" or Thoughts on transmission of Liberal Judaism and the question of why be Jewish

This is my Rabbi’s word for the LJS October 2014 Newsletter:

Recently I have spent quite some considerable time thinking about the transmission of Liberal Judaism from one generation to the next. 1,103 more words


Desert Island Texts - My Grandfather's Forces Prayer Book

I had a piece published in the Jewish News for their Desert Island Texts series (print versionĀ here).

Interestingly, my grandfather arranged for Rosh Hashanah services to take place in Devon, supported by a good friend and Rabbi Reinhardt (of the West London Synagogue). 420 more words