Office of the Chief Rabbi

Archive: Jun 2016

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    Liverpool Old: Carlebach Friday Night

    Event Liverpool Old Hebrew Congregation attracted new visitors and non-members into the shul for a Carlebach-style Friday night service that enhanced the spirituality of their Shabbat and led into a
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    Cardiff: Learning together with JLI course

    Event Cardiff United joined the highly-respected Jewish Learning Institute to deliver a series of refreshing educational lectures, presented by Rabbi Rose, over a six-week period. The content, which had been
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    Photo Gallery: The Queen’s birthday weekend in our communities

    Almost 60 US and UHC communities availed of a free personalised banner supplied by the Office of the Chief Rabbi as part of their celebrations for The Queen’s 90th birthday
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    The Chief Rabbi’s Statement on the Orlando massacre

    ‘Having ended Shavuot on such a high, it was absolutely devastating to hear the details yesterday evening, of the massacre in Orlando which took 49 precious lives. At a time
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    The Chief Rabbi and his communities celebrate The Queen’s 90th Birthday

    The Chief Rabbi and his communities joined with people throughout Great Britain and the Commonwealth in celebrating The Queen’s official 90th birthday over the weekend of 10-12th June. Delivering BBC
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    Redbridge Shavuathon

    Event A packed three-day programme offering inspiring learning and exceptional ruach over Shabbat and Shavuot brought Redbridge members together to celebrate not just the ‘Festival of Weeks’, but also the
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    Chigwell: Scholar in Residence, Rabbi Solomon

    Event Over Shavuot, Chigwell & Hainault welcomed Rabbi Johnny Solomon as their scholar-in-residence, benefiting from his thought-provoking Torah insights at numerous points throughout the weekend, which included two enlightening sermons.
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    Prayer in Honour of The Queen’s 90th Birthday

    The Chief Rabbi has released an amended version of The Prayer for the Royal Family that acknowledges the occasion of Her Majesty’s official birthday this weekend. He is encouraging all
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    New York’s Touro College awards Chief Rabbi Honorary Doctorate

    The Chief Rabbi has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Touro College, New York, in recognition of his commitment to strengthening Jewish education. He accepted the accolade at a graduation
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    Chief Rabbi launches Bushey’s new learning programme

    The Chief Rabbi was pleased to join members of Bushey United Synagogue on Wednesday to launch ‘Engage’, a new adult learning programme that he praised as “ambitious”. A crowd of