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The Birth of Forgiveness (Vayigash)

There are moments that change the world: 1439 when Johannes Gutenberg invented the movable-type printing press (though the Chinese had developed it four centuries before); 1821 when Faraday invented the electric motor; or 1990 when Tim Berners-Lee created the World Wide Web There is such a moment in this week’s parsha, and in its way it may have been no less transformative than any of... Read more

Appearance and Reality (Mikketz)

After twenty-two years and many twists and turns, Joseph and his brothers finally meet. We sense the drama of the … Read more

The Heroism of Tamar (Vayeshev)

This is a true story that took place in the 1970s. Rabbi Dr Nahum Rabinovitch, then Principal of Jews’ College, … Read more