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Can We Be Commanded Lo Tachmod, Not to Covet? The Ten Commandments, which appear in Parshat Yitro (Ex. Ch 20) and again in V’etchanan (Deut. Ch 5), cover thought, speech and action.  The first and last dibrot (“sayings”...

Posted on 15 February 2017, By Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb
Ending the ‘Dubs Amendment’ Refugee Scheme

Lord Dubs in conversation with Rabbi Wittenberg at the 2016 Masorti Judaism Annual Dinner ‘The Dubs Amendment’ was agreed by Parliament last year as a gesture of humanity and hospitality in the face of an immense crisis in which chil...

Posted on 9 February 2017, By Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg
Tu BiShvat

“All my days I have been careful never to pluck a blade of grass or a flower needlessly, when it had the ability to grow or blossom. You know the teaching of our sages that not a single blade of grass grows here on Earth that does not h...

Posted on 8 February 2017, By Dr Laura Miller