On 23rd October 2017, Rabbi Sacks engaged in a public conversation with Dr. Carol Gilligan, the revolutionary psychologist and author of the landmark book, In A Different Voice, which transformed feminist thinking. The evening was hosted at 92nd St Y in New York and was co-presented with the Edgar M. Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at NYU. Please scroll to 6.50mins in to watch the beginning of the conversation.
Covenant & Conversation
On 24th April 2017, Rabbi Sacks delivered his first TED Talk at the main TED Conference in Vancouver. You can … Read more
The keys to understanding American anti-Semitism — and fighting back (published by the Jewish Telegraphic Agency)The last two festivals to be added to the Jewish calendar prior to modern times — Purim and Hanukkah — are both about anti-Semitism There is one obvious difference between them: Haman, of the Purim story, wanted to kill Jews Antiochus, of the Hanukkah story, wanted to kill Judaism It was the difference between Nazi Germany and Soviet Communism But there is another difference that has... Read more
Studies in Spirituality is the most recent volume in Rabbi Sacks’ Covenant & Conversation essays on the weekly Torah portion. … Read more