19 Jun 2018

Beginning in 1818, exactly two centuries ago, many of the West’s first breakaway synagogues were founded. Different motivations guided these moves, including tradition, reform, custom, and location. However, all sparked controversy and division, and each impacted their original local Spanish and Portuguese congregation. This history series looks at these…

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19 Jun 2018

Beginning in 1818, exactly two centuries ago, many of the West’s first breakaway synagogues were founded. Different motivations guided these moves, including tradition, reform, custom, and location. However, all sparked controversy and division, and each impacted their original local Spanish and Portuguese congregation. This history series looks at these…

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19 Jun 2018

Beginning in 1818, exactly two centuries ago, many of the West’s first breakaway synagogues were founded. Different motivations guided these moves, including tradition, reform, custom, and location. However, all sparked controversy and division, and each impacted their original local Spanish and Portuguese congregation. This history series looks at these…

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06 Feb 2018

This series by Rabbi Shalom Morris looks at these remarkable women and their publications from the age of British Romanticism. Lecture 1 – Abigail Lindo Source Sheet Here The Wise Son 1 – Abigail Lindo Lecture 2 – Grace Aguilar Source Sheet Here The wise Son 2 – Grace…

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17 Nov 2017

What Does It Mean to be a Jew? Anglo Jewry has defined this in different ways. We will look at three very different types of figures all of whom emerged from Bevis Marks. Lecture 1 “Daniel Mendoza” Source sheet here Mendoza Lecture 2 “Sir Moses Montefiore” Montefiore Lecture 3…

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27 Jul 2017

Download a printer friendly version here. Please click HERE to listen to this week’s audio recording read by Rabbi Joseph Dweck. Haftara for Debarim-Hazon 5777: Do it Right “The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference, The opposite of beauty is not ugliness, it’s indifference, The opposite of faith…

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21 Jun 2017

The intense scrutiny of our Senior Rabbi, Rabbi Joseph Dweck seems to be continuing. Our position has not changed, Rabbi Dweck enjoys the overwhelming support of the Kahal and the entire Board. We are appalled by the personal nature of  the attacks on Rabbi Dweck and ask for them to stop…

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09 May 2017

Bringing in Shabbat – Adding From the Weekday to the Holy Day http://www.mipazrav.com/audio/Bringing%20in%20Shabbat%20-%20Adding%20From%20the%20Weekday%20to%20the%20Holy%20Day.mp3

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09 May 2017

Challenges to Orthodoxy Series: Class 1 – Scholarship at Bevis Marks Synagogue http://www.mipazrav.com/audio/Challenges%20to%20Orthodoxy%20Series%20I%20Scholarship.mp3

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08 May 2017

The S&P Sephardi Community has received a National Lottery development grant, of £221,100 (64% of the initial planning costs) from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to develop plans for an exciting new project at Bevis Marks Synagogue. If successful in securing the full grant in Spring 2019, the project, costing…

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