Office of the Chief Rabbi

Archive: Oct 2014

  • Chief Rabbi Mirvis out in London to promote Shabbat UK

    Chief Rabbi hails success of first ShabbatUK

    The Chief Rabbi’s inaugural ‘ShabbatUK’ has met with enormous success, galvanising communities across Britain to partake in a full Shabbat experience. Unprecedented in the UK, this initiative took inspiration from
  • In the Press: Free yourself from digital slavery

    The Times reports on the Chief Rabbi’s vision for Shabbat UK, for which he has emphasised the importance of putting away digital devices and reconnecting with family and friends. Shabbat
  • In the Press: Putting down technology for Shabbat

    The Times gives coverage to the Chief Rabbi’s upcoming Shabbat UK initiative, which seeks to revive the tradition of keeping Shabbat for a wider tranche of British Jewry and encourages
  • In the Press: Targeting apathy, assimilation and antisemitism

    In an interview with the Manchester Jewish Telegraph, the Chief Rabbi anticipates an inspirational Shabbat UK weekend, considers the challenges ahead for British Jewry and makes clear Orthodox Judaism’s