Office of the Chief Rabbi

General news

  • In the Press: Remembering Mandela

    In the wake of Nelson Mandela’s passing, the Chief Rabbi writes in the Jewish News to reflect on the transformed nation that the South African leader leaves behind and the inspiring legacy that lives on. The world is sustained by read more
  • WJR Annual Dinner 2013

    Watch The Chief Rabbi’s speech at the World Jewish Relief’s Annual Dinner 2013 here: read more
  • Yom Kippur 5774

    In my Installation sermon last week, I highlighted the importance of building communities and providing quality Jewish education for all in order to strengthen Jewish identity and increase Jewish pride. Our Patriarch Jacob saw pride in family, faith and tradition read more
  • Come with me: The Chief Rabbi’s Installation Address

    On 1st September 2013, Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis was installed as the 11th Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth. The ceremony was held at St John’s Wood Synagogue and attended by HRH The Prince of Wales read more