Nov
26

Parashat Vayetzei

On his way to Haran, the young Jacob ‘comes upon’ (vayifga) a place, takes a stone to place under his head, has a dream and sees angels (mal’akhei Elohim) (on the famous stairway or ladder), and hears a divine promise and instruction

By Sandy Potashnick | Uncategorized
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Aug
26

British Library’s new exhibition

Ahead of the opening of the British Library’s new exhibition, Hebrew Manuscripts: Journeys of the Written Word, Jewish Renaissance’s Arts Editor Judi Herman explored it via a virtual private view. There she met Cassy Sachar, librarian at Leo Baeck College

By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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Aug
14

LEHRHAUS Autumn 2020 programme

We began the Lehrhaus, LBC’s Adult Learning programme in 2014. Since then over 650 places have been taken up on many different courses. Many of our participants return again and again to study with us.

By Jarek Lodzinski | Academic
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Jul
31

Leo Baeck College – ORDINATION 2020 – video

Leo Baeck College presents the Ceremony of Ordination (Semicha) 2020. We are so excited to share with you this brief video encapsulating the highlights of our socially distanced ordination service that took place on Wednesday, 29 July 2020 at the Liberal Jewish Synagogue in London.

By Jarek Lodzinski | Events
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Jun
22

We are delighted to share this Jewish Chronicle article about Rabbi Mati Kirschenbaum

Mati Kirschenbaum will be the Progressive movement’s first rabbi to grow up in post-Communist Poland: www.thejc.com/community/community-news    
By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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May
28

Rabbis Re-inventing Judaism in COVID-19 podcast

We are very pleased to share this “Rabbis Re-inventing Judaism in COVID-19” podcast with the LBC community

By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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May
14

JOIN US FOR SHACHARIT ONLINE

Since the beginning of the CV19 national lockdown student rabbis, faculty members and alumni from Leo Baeck College have been leading daily morning prayer services online.

By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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May
12

LBC life in lockdown – Professor Melissa Raphael

One of Melissa’s projects during the current lockdown has been writing an invited essay for a book edited by Professor Aaron Rosen that will be called Home Alone Together: Locating Creativity and Inspiration in Isolation.

By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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