Office of the Chief Rabbi

Video archive

  • Divrei Torah for the Seder Table

    Chief Rabbi Mirvis delivers his Divrei Torah for the Seder Table to the Mancunian Jewish community at King David School, one of the various talks he gave while visiting the
  • Chief Rabbi’s Purim Shiur 2014

    Listen to the Chief Rabbi give his Purim Shiur at Edgware United Synagogue. MP3 https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/36419835/Purim%20Shiur%202014.mp3  
  • Purim Shiur 2014 – 5774

    As we begin a month whose start heralds our ‘increased joy’ according to the Gemara, the Chief Rabbi gives a Shiur further exploring the month of Adar, the Fast of
  • Using the Torah to make light of everyday life: The Chief Rabbi at Limmud 2013

    Lessons from Shemot Parshat Shemot contains many lessons relevant for us today. In his opening address at Limmud Conference the Chief Rabbi explores some of its fascinating ideas. Watch his
  • Chanukah Message 2013

    In a recorded Chanukah message, the Chief Rabbi compares the festivals of Chanukah and Purim, elucidating that while they may have certain commonalities, they also bear significant differences. Both festivals
  • WJR Annual Dinner: Look beyond your own circle

    Speaking at World Jewish Relief’s annual dinner about the importance of showing compassion beyond our own circles of concern, the Chief Rabbi invokes a detail of the Torah’s Kashrut laws
  • Address to Manchester Community

    The Chief Rabbi delivered his first address, to the Manchester Community on Tuesday 19 November 2013, at King David High School. Watch the video here.
  • Maintaining our Yiddishkeit: The Chief Rabbi in Manchester

    In the first address of his Chief Rabbinate, the Chief Rabbi teaches the Manchester Jewish community about strategies for maintaining Yiddishkeit, why we should be proud to celebrate our faith
  • Chanukah Shiur 2013 – 5774

    Watch the Chief Rabbi deliver his Shiur for Chanukah 2013 here.