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Sep
22

Parashat Nitzavim

How we love to quote Rabbi Hillel, who distilled all Torah into the inspiring bromide “That which is hateful to you, do not do to another.”
It flatters us, affirming our belief that we are a good people, compassionate and just.

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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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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!

By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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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?

By Jarek Lodzinski | Uncategorized
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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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Feb
09

Rabbi Henry G. Brandt z”l 1927-2022

It is with much sadness that we learned yesterday of the death of our alumnus, one of Leo Baeck College’s first graduates, Henry Brandt.

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Feb
01

Oxford Three Faiths Encounter

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

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