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Tisha B’av on the Sabbath: Rejoicing in Mourning

Posted Aug 4th, 2022

by Rabbi Chaim Burman 

I have always found it intriguing that there are more minor scales than major. Whereas major scales beam cadences of positivity, the various shades of minor modes (Dorian, Aeolian, Locrian etc) are more numerous and these scales are more sombre. Read more

Celebrating Shavuot

Posted Jun 3rd, 2022

 

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Transcript of the Reflection at the Service of Repentance and Commitment on the Occasion of the 800th Anniversary of the Synod of Oxford

Posted May 11th, 2022

by the Chief Rabbi to the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, Ephraim Mirvis

 

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A Holocaust Survivor's Thoughts on the Invasion of Ukraine

Posted May 10th, 2022

Image of Joan Salter MBE, Holocaust SurvivorJoan Salter MBE (born Fanny Zimetbaum)< Read more

Fasting in the Orthodox Church

Posted Apr 22nd, 2022

Revd Dr George Tsourous

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