“The good we do live on in others and it is the most important things that does.”

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

“The good we do live on in others and it is the most important things that does.”

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

Perspectives

Israel: The Heart of Judaism (in celebration of Israel 70)

Seventy years since the establishment of the modern State of Israel is a fitting moment to remind ourselves of a mystery at the heart of Judaism Why Israel Why does the Hebrew Bible so resolutely and unerringly focus on this place, what Spinoza called a mere 'strip of territory' The God of Abraham is the God of the whole world, a God unbounded by space Why then does He choose any particular... Read more

Ten Paths to God: A curriculum based on the teachings of Rabbi Sacks

Welcome to ‘Ten Paths to God’, a new 10-unit curriculum on Judaism and Jewish identity based on traditional sources and the teachings of … Read more

The Will to Life

Beloved friends, I’m actually only here to give you a change of accents; I just hope you don’t need simultaneous … Read more

Covenant & Conversation

Love Is Not Enough (Acharei-Mot Kedoshim 5778)

The opening chapter of Kedoshim contains two of the most powerful of all commands: to love your neighbour and to … Read more

The Power of Praise (Tazria-Metzora 5778)

From time to time couples come to see me before their wedding. Sometimes they ask me whether I have any … Read more

When Weakness Becomes Strength (Shemini 5778)

Have you ever felt inadequate to a task you have been assigned or a job you have been given? Do … Read more

  • Israel 70: The Everlasting Symbol

  • 'The Politics of Hope'

  • Not Your Parents' Crisis: A Conversation between Rabbi Sacks and Prof Jonathan Haidt

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Videos

Israel 70: The Everlasting Symbol

As we approach Yom Ha’Atzmaut and the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the State of Israel, this video is … Read more

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Wars are won by weapons but it takes ideas to win a peace.
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