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  • Prayer issued for missing Israeli teenagers

    The prayer below, currently being recited across Israel for missing teenagers Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrach, was issued today to Rabbanim of the United Hebrew Congregations by Chief
  • Prayer Issued for Missing Israeli Teenagers by the Chief Rabbi

      The prayer below, currently being recited across Israel for missing teenagers Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrach, was issued today to Rabbanim of the United Hebrew Congregations by 
  • Chief Rabbi’s reaction to the passing of Rabbi Nachman Sudak OBE

      “Rabbi Nachman Sudak made a contribution of inestimable value to the landscape of Jewish life in the UK he embodied the highest ideals of Chabbad and leaves behind an
  • Chief Rabbi Addresses Prayer Service for Missing Teenagers

    Last night Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis addressed a crowd of more than 1000 people in a special prayer service held at Hendon United Synagogue for the three Israeli teenagers abducted
  • Chief Rabbi’s Statement on Missing Israeli Teenagers

    “Our thoughts are with the families of the three teenagers missing in the West Bank: Yaakov Naftali ben Rachel Devorah, Gilad Michael ben Bat Galim and Eyal ben Iris Teshurah.
  • Chief Rabbi Addresses Scottish Parliament

    The Chief Rabbi spent Monday and Tuesday in Edinburgh meeting with various members of the Scottish Parliament including Tricia Marwick, the Presiding Officer and leaders of all of the major
  • D-Day 70th Anniversary

    “Today we commemorate 70 years since the D-Day landing. Words cannot adequately express our indebtedness to the bravery and courage of the Allied forces who participated in the invasion. Many
  • Chief Rabbi’s sends condolences to Belgian Jewish community

    The Chief Rabbi stresses that antisemitism should be given no berth in Europe, in the wake of a brutal terrorist attack outside the Brussels Jewish Museum which claimed the lives
  • Chief Rabbi’s sends condolences to Belgian Jewish community

    Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis spoke to Chief Rabbi Avraham Guigui of Brussels and has been in touch with Maurice Sosnowski, President of the Coordinating Committee of the Belgium Jewish Organisations.
  • Chief Rabbi’s Mission to Israel

    Approximately 70 times a year, our community Rabbis, stand at their pulpits to deliver a Shabbat or Yomtov sermon. They are uniquely privileged to have these valuable moments to use