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Parashat Yitro

Yitro – God Gives Moses the Ten Commandments  In this week’s portion, the children of Israel arrive at Sinai. Moses goes up Mount Sinai and is sent back down with messages for the people – twice. But eventual...

Posted on 10 February 2020, By An Angel Called Truth
On Same Sex Ceremonies of Commitment at New London Synagogue

This, and other issues related to same-sex commitment, test every element of our religious and congregational make-up. In the paper that follows there are reflections on theology, the role of ritual, the nature of married life and the rea...

Posted on 3 February 2020, By Rabbi Jeremy Gordon
Menasseh ben Israel

Jews were expelled from England in 1290. By the mid-1600s, they were back. There is no Act of Parliament officially welcoming them back. But a range of pamphlets from the period, often published under pseudonyms, shed light on the factors...

Posted on 11 February 2019, By Rabbi Jeremy Gordon