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

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

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

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

Perspectives

Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and Coronavirus - A mini Elul lecture series

As we prepare to celebrate Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, join me for a series of three drashot [short talks] which look at some of the key themes of the Yamim Noraim, the Days of Awe Drasha 1: "Faith & Insecurity" Download a transcript here https://youtube/9Tnv1FHcgSY Drasha 2: "Rethinking Failure" Download a transcript... Read more

Understanding Prayer (video series)

As we approach Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, join Rabbi Sacks in a series of ten short videos to learn … Read more

Help Rabbi Sacks with an exciting digital project...

  Dear Friends, Together with The Forever Project, and with the support of our friends at Maimonides Fund, I am … Read more

Covenant & Conversation

The Arc of the Moral Universe (Ha’azinu 5781)

Download the accompanying Family Edition here! In majestic language, Moses breaks into song, investing his final testament to the Israelites … Read more

How to Renew a Nation (Nitzavim – Vayelech 5780)

Download the accompanying Family Edition here! The Talmud gives an ingenious reading to the line, “Moses commanded us a Torah, … Read more

Family Edition

The Arc of the Moral Universe (Ha’azinu 5781) – Family Edition

Click on the image below to download this week’s Family Edition of Covenant & Conversation for Ha’azinu. The Family Edition … Read more

  • Video Highlights

    “We can face any future without fear so long as we know that we won’t face it alone.”

  • Video Highlights

    Rabbi Sacks on the coronavirus pandemic (Extended Newsnight interview)

  • Video Highlights

    Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times

Quotes

We achieve greatness by handing our values onto the next generation and empowering them to go and build the future.

Morality in the 21st Century

‘Morality in the 21st Century’ – Listen to Rabbi Sacks’ BBC Radio series

Earlier this year, Rabbi Sacks explored the issue of morality in the 21st century as part of a series of … Read more

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