Feb
01

Oxford Three Faiths Encounter

At Wycliffe Hall, Oxford
Thursday morning march 24th – Sunday march 27th 2022

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Jan
26

Rabbi Mark Goldsmith: How far Should a Jew go to Sell a Used Car?

RABBI MARK GOLDSMITH
HOW FAR SHOULD A JEW GO TO SELL A USED CAR?
4-week live on-line course

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Jan
14

LJ Education Hub: 120 Years of Liberal Judaism

In this first session, Rabbi Dr Charles Middleburgh looks at the life and achievements of renowned Liberal Jewish leader Rabbi John Rayner. Rabbi Dr Charles H Middleburgh has lectured at Leo Baeck College since 1984. His research interests are focused on Liturgy, Animal Iconography in illuminated medieval […]

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Jan
13

Rabbi Mark Solomon: BROKEN VESSELS: EVIL, SUFFERING AND REDEMPTION IN KABBALAH AND HASIDIC THOUGHT

For the great rationalist Maimonides, evil does not really exist – in fact, it is by definition non-existence, the absence of good and the absence of being. The theosophical kabbalah, which arose in the generations after Maimonides, took a radically different path in understanding the nature of evil. Since all being flows from the divine, [...]
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Jan
05

Rabbi Professor Jonathan Magonet: David becomes King

The Book of Samuel is one of the masterpieces of world literature. While the overall story can be read and appreciated in translation, the full richness and subtleties of the narrative deserve spending time with the Hebrew text.

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Jan
03

IS YOUR SPOUSE REALLY A DEMON?

Marriages between humans and demons are not unheard of in Jewish tradition. From Queen Sheba in Midrash to the Ashkenazi medieval Mayse vom Worms, to the modern-day British Neil Gaiman’s Lucifer. Jews have always asked themselves if indeed they married the devil’s spawn, or is it all just in their heads?

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Dec
20
Jul
12

ORDINATION CEREMONY
EMBRACES A CHANGED WORLD

Our rabbinic ordination took place on Sunday across four synagogues and three countries in the College’s first ever international, live broadcast ceremony. Click here to see the film of our first international ordination. Please share the link with your family and friends.

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