Jun
27

BEREAVEMENT NOTICE – DR STEPHEN HERMAN

Dr Stephen Herman, z”l – Rabbi Dr Charles Middleburgh, Dean of Leo Baeck College, writes: On behalf of our Principal, Rabbi Dr Deborah Kahn-Harris, it is with feelings of personal and professional grief and loss that I must inform you of the death, last Thursday, of our peerless Chair of Governors, Dr Stephen Herman.

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Sep
28

Parashat Vayeilech

In Parashat Vayeilekh Moses publicly announces both his impending death at the age of 120 and his succession plan: it is Joshua who will lead the people forward into the Promised Land. 

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Sep
08

Vacancy – Chair of Governors

Leo Baeck College, the preeminent UK and international progressive rabbinic educational institution, is looking for a new Chair for 2023.

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Jul
06

Five New Rabbis Ordained

Leo Baeck College (LBC) ordained five new rabbis in a service held at The Liberal Jewish Synagogue on Sunday 3 July.

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Jun
23

New language courses at LBC Lehrhaus!

We are happy to announce that we have added new language courses! As well as Biblical and Modern Hebrew, and Classical Greek you can now learn Yiddish and Aramaic with us at Lehrhaus!

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Feb
25

Leo Baeck College statement on Ukraine

Leo Baeck College has been training rabbis from the FSU since the 1990s. Three of our alumni are currently in Ukraine. We join our prayers for their safety with prayers for the Ukrainian people and state at this time of mortal peril.

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Feb
14

Morning Lehrhaus online course

This short, illustrated course will open by asking what we might mean by the phrase ‘Jewish art’. Is it a body of work defined and governed by the biblical Second Commandment’s proscription of idolatrous images?

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Feb
11

NLPS Trust Grant Award to Leo Baeck College Library

With the grant awarded by the NLPS Trust we have been able to purchase a bespoke modular shelving system adding 50m to the library’s shelving capacity and maximising the use of our spaces.

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