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Here is an extract from my Covenant & Conversation essay on #Beshalach called "The Divided Sea: Natural or Supernatural?". You can read it in full here: https://bit.ly/2FzeVhI & download the accompanying Family Edition here: https://bit.ly/2TUaTUv. #Sh...
'The Divided Sea: Natural or Supernatural?' (Beshalach 5779) 🌊 This week's Covenant & Conversation from Rabbi Sacks is out now. #Shabbat Shalom "It was less a suspension of nature than an event written into nature from the beginning, to be triggere...
Here is an extract from my Covenant & Conversation essay on #Bo called "Against Their Gods". You can read it in full here: https://bit.ly/2RNkpLT & download the accompanying Family Edition here: https://bit.ly/2CfKCJ5. #ShabbatShalom The plague of dar...
This weeks Covenant & Conversation article entitled "Against their gods (Bo 5779)" is ready to be read #ShabbatShalom ..."What the plague represented was less the power of God over the sun, but the rejection by God of a civilisation that turned one ma...
Rabbi Sacks shared 929 English's post.
How do you sustain a cohesive society in the midst of unprecedented religious and ethnic diversity? How, in an age of mass migration, do you integrate minorities without destroying their identity or losing yours? That is a key issue facing the West tod...
The Jewish people is compared to the moon because, whereas the sun shines with its own light, the moon shines with reflected light. So too with Israel: the light with which we shine comes not from ourselves but from God of whose glory we are but a refl...
I am delighted to be associated and contributing to the 929 English project as it’s International President. Watch this short video explaining the project and please visit www.929.org.il/lang/en/today to explore the wonderful and inspiring content. Sha...
The God Who Acts in History (Vaera 5779) - http://eepurl.com/gc2MWb
Read this week's Covenant & Conversation piece entitled 'The God Who Acts in History (Vaera 5779)' #ShabbatShalom "...Hope was to be born at the very edge of the abyss of despair. There was nothing natural about this, nothing inevitable. No logic can ...
Mazal tov to Noa (aged 11) from Perth, Australia and Tsofia (aged 9) from London, UK for their excellent questions from the Covenant & Conversation: Family Edition. These wonderful siddurim from Koren Publishers Jerusalem are on their way to you! To re...
I spend a lot of time with young people who often ask me for advice as they begin their journey into the future. So here are five ideas worth thinking about as we begin our journey into 2019. 1) The first thing to do is dream. Seemingly the least prac...
ICYMI: Here was the most listened to track on our podcast during 2018 - A talk about the subject of ‘anti-fragile’ and the seven things we need to do to strengthen ourselves and our children. http://ow.ly/c2OU30n8X2p Listen to our free podcast here htt...
Like his namesake of the 8th century, Amos Oz was a prophet of our time, secular, but with the burning moral passion that made him not only one of the world’s great novelists, but also, at a certain time, one of the world’s great activists for peace. W...
Here is an extract from my Covenant & Conversation essay on #Shemot called "The Light at the Heart of Darkness". You can read it in full here: https://bit.ly/2BGXd7L & download the accompanying Family Edition here: https://bit.ly/2QSkEoZ. #ShabbatShalo...
Here is my Covenant & Conversation article for this week entitled "The Light at the Heart of Darkness" (Shemot 5779) #ShabbatShalom ..."She is one of the most unexpected heroes of the Hebrew Bible. Without her, Moses might not have lived..." https:/...
This Shabbat, as we begin reading sefer Shemot, here is a friendly reminder about how you can use the new Family Edition of Covenant & Conversation to deepen the conversations you have with your children or students about the parsha. https://mailchi.mp...
Delighted that 'The Rohr Edition Koren Sacks Mahzor Yamim Noraim' and ‘Covenant & Conversation: Lessons in Leadership' are in Koren Publishers Jerusalem's top 10 bestsellers of 2018.