27 Mar 2017

The sages of Spain and their disciples revolutionised Judaism. There is rarely a shiur or sermon today that does not probe their words. This series looks at these Sephardic sages and their contributions to Jewish thought. 6:15pm Refreshments, 6:30pm Lecture Monday 27rd March – Ramban the Great Synthesiser  

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27 Feb 2017

The sages of Spain and their disciples revolutionised Judaism. There is rarely a shiur or sermon today that does not probe their words. This series looks at these Sephardic sages and their contributions to Jewish thought. 6:15pm Refreshments, 6:30pm Lecture Monday 27rd February – Abraham ibn Ezra and the Art of Biblical Commentary

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23 Jan 2017

The sages of Spain and their disciples revolutionised Judaism. There is rarely a shiur or sermon today that does not probe their words. This series looks at these Sephardic sages and their contributions to Jewish thought. 6:15pm Refreshments, 6:30pm Lecture Monday 23rd January – Abraham ibn Ezra

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19 Dec 2016

The sages of Spain and their disciples revolutionised Judaism. There is rarely a shiur or sermon today that does not probe their words. This series looks at these Sephardic sages and their contributions to Jewish thought. 6:15pm Refreshments, 6:30pm Lecture Monday 19th December – Saadiah Gaon: Baghdad and Philosophy *Continues 2017 on Mondays’…

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21 Nov 2016

The sages of Spain and their disciples revolutionised Judaism. There is rarely a shiur or sermon today that does not probe their words. This series looks at these Sephardic sages and their contributions to Jewish thought. 6:15pm Refreshments, 6:30pm Lecture Monday 21st November – What is Sephardic? Geographic and Ideological Considerations Monday 19th…

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19 Sep 2016

The sages of Spain and their disciples revolutionised Judaism. There is rarely a shiur or sermon today that does not probe their words. This series looks at these Sephardic sages and their contributions to Jewish thought. 6:15pm Refreshments, 6:30pm Lecture Monday 19th September – Shelomo ibn Gabirol the Poet of Prayer Monday…

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11 Jul 2016

In 1701, the London Sephardim, Congregation Shaar Hashamayim, constructed their first synagogue away from Bevis Marks. This three-part series looks at London’s Jewish development after the 1656 readmission and further development of the community. Monday 25th July – Bevis’ First Rabbi: The David Nieto Affair and Anglo Jewish Independence

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20 Jun 2016

In 1701, the London Sephardim, Congregation Shaar Hashamayim, constructed their first synagogue away from Bevis Marks. This three-part series looks at London’s Jewish development after the 1656 readmission and further development of the community. Monday 20th June – Bevis Marks Synagogue: Myth and Fact in its Construction.

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23 May 2016

In 1701, the London Sephardim, Congregation Shaar Hashamayim, constructed their first synagogue at Bevis Marks. This three-part series looks at London’s Jewish development after the 1656 readmission and further development of the community. Monday 23rd May – From Readmission to Construction: What Happened From 1656 to 1701?

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