Truth emerges from disagreement and debate (Thought for the Day)

Coming in to Broadcasting House this morning I saw for the first time the statue unveiled this week, of George Orwell, with its inscription on the wall behind, “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear” How badly we need that truth todayI’ve been deeply troubled by what seems to me to be the assault on free speech taking place... Read more

Confusing Satan – A pre-Rosh Hashanah / Yom Kippur shiur

To mark the launch of ‘Ceremony and Celebration: An Introduction to the Holidays’ (published by Maggid Books), Rabbi Sacks delivered … Read more

Dreaming not streaming (Thought for the Day)

Streaming instead of dreaming, went the headline that caught my eye this week. Using phones or tablets before bedtime, it … Read more