“Every time we harm someone, that harm rebounds on us and others.”

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

“Every time we harm someone, that harm rebounds on us and others.”

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks


Listen or download Rabbi Sacks' BBC podcast series on 'Morality in the 21st Century'

Earlier this year, Rabbi Sacks explored the issue of morality in the 21st century as part of a series of five programmes on BBC Radio 4 Over the daily episodes, Rabbi Sacks and a host of expert contributors explored topics that included ideas around moral responsibility and who still has it; the impact of social media on young people; Artificial Intelligence and the future of humanity; the... Read more

Sometimes, alongside medical treatment, we need the touch of another to heal our pain

There was a very moving story this week, about one of the competitors in the Invictus Games. He was a … Read more

Download the latest Covenant & Conversation Family Edition here!

  Click on the links below to download the latest Covenant & Conversation: Family Edition, an educational accompaniment to Rabbi … Read more

Covenant & Conversation

When the “I” is Silent (Vayetse 5779)

This week’s parsha relates a powerful, primal vision of prayer: Jacob, alone and far from home, lies down for the … Read more

The Courage of Persistence (Toldot 5779)

There is a strange passage in the life of Isaac, ominous in its fore- shadowing of much of later Jewish … Read more

On Judaism and Islam (Chayei Sarah 5779)

  The language of the Torah is, in Erich Auerbach’s famous phrase, “fraught with background.” Behind the events that are … Read more

  • Antisemitism, or any hate, become dangerous when three things happen (Rabbi Sacks speaks in the House of Lords)

  • Why I am a Jew

  • Rabbi Sacks on 'The Great Partnership'



“The Greatness of Being Jewish” – Watch Rabbi Sacks’ remarks at the 2017 Olami Summit

Last week at the Olami Summit in London, together with Naftali Bennett, Israel’s Minister for Diaspora Affairs, I had the honour … Read more

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