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Yeshiva scholarship named in memory of Masorti leader

Paul’s wife, Selma explains why she decided to make this donation: “Some of the most important things in Paul’s life were his family, travel, chess, The Times crosswords and the New North London Synagogue. Sometimes these gr...

Posted on 29 October 2014, By Gordon Kay
Reflections – Noach

On approaching his 70th birthday, writer and director Woody Allen, commented in Vanity Fair magazine: “I’ve gained no wisdom, no insight, no mellowing. I would make all the same mistakes again, today.” If true, that’s sad....

Posted on 23 October 2014, By Rabbi Paul Arberman
A different kind of shadow

I saw a different kind of shadow yesterday evening. It wasn’t the kind of shadow the kabbalists tell us to look for in a moon-lit field on the holy night of Hoshana Rabba, the final night of the festival of Succot. If your shadow is ful...

Posted on 15 October 2014, By Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg