Rabbi Professor Tony Bayfield

Rabbi Professor Tony Bayfield

Professor of Jewish Theology and Thought

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Rabbi Professor Tony Bayfield CBE, Professor of Jewish Theology and Thought


MA (Cantab), DD (Cantuar),

Semikhah, Leo Baeck College


Rabbi North West Surrey Synagogue; Director Sternberg Centre for Judaism; Chief Executive, later Head: Movement for Reform Judaism


Formerly Lecturer in Education; Lecturer in Homiletics; Tutor and Supervisor; now Professor of Jewish Theology and Thought.


The Theology of Dialogue between the Three Abrahamic Faiths:

Dialogue With a Difference (ed. With Marcus Braybrooke)

He Kissed Him and They Wept (ed. With Sidney Brichto and Eugene Fisher)

Beyond the Dysfunctional Family (ed. With Alan Race and Ataullah Siddiqui)

Deep Calls to Deep (ed.)

Jewish Thought:

Sinai, Law and Responsible Autonomy


Churban: the Murder of the Jews of Europe

 Numerous book chapters and articles: on Jewish Theology, Dialogue Theology and the Theology of Liturgy

Founder Editor: MANNA 19832011


Currently writing a systematic liberal theology of Judaism to be published by Bloomsbury Continuum in 2019.