Words are like feathers…

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Covid, Liberal Judaism, News Reports, Our Community, Progressive Judaism, Shabbat Services, Weekly reflections, World Judaism

This has been another week when the news has buffeted us like the autumn winds, sun and rain. There has been some encouraging news on the Covid vaccines front, but there have also been troubling developments in both major political parties this week. My training is as a rabbi. As a consequence of my Liberal […]

Brady Boys’ & Girls’ Club – Online Archive

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An Official Brady Photographic Archive, with hundreds of photos taken between the 1940s and the late 1970s, has been launched – you can access the archive at: https://www.bradyarchive.co.uk/ The first Brady Club for Working Lads, was established in 1896, in Durward Street, driven by Lady Rothschild and other wealthy ‘West End Jews’ who wanted to […]

Service for the Tree of Life Synagogue Community in Pittsburgh

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Last night ELELS hosted a special service of prayers and reflections following the horrific events at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Members of our congregation were joined by members of other local Jewish congregations and also from the local Muslim community. The service was led by Rabbi Richard Jacobi with contributions from Rabbi […]