jonathan sacks

The keys to understanding and fighting antisemitism in the US

Antisemitism has little to do with Jews — they are its object, not its cause — and everything to do with dysfunction in the communities that harbor it.

By RABBI JONATHAN SACKS/JTA
03/01/2020
GRAPEVINE: Just a word in the dictionary

If your name happens to be Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, retirement is nothing more than a word in your dictionary.

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks and comedian Ashley Blaker
WATCH: Rabbi Sacks and comedian Ashley Blaker debate Purim

The central theme of the video is the ethos of Purim - is it to be funny, or to consider suffering and salvation? Is it about passing around presents, or caring for friends?

By JPOST.COM STAFF
27/02/2018
Former prime minister Tony Blair presents Lord Rabbi Jonathan Sacks with a Lifetime Achievement awar
Former PM Tony Blair presents Lord Rabbi Sacks with Lifetime Achievement award

Blair, who served concurrently during Sacks' tenure as Chief Rabbi of Britain, called him one of his "heroes."

Mike Pence sought help from Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on his Knesset speech

"He considered it a great tribute to the Jewish people that someone like Vice President Pence would turn to a Jewish source for guidance on such matters.”

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
25/01/2018
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
Watch: Lighting a Hanukka 'candle of hope' with Rabbi Jonathan Sacks

“We are a global people, and must therefore use social media platforms and the world’s newest technologies to inspire us," said Rabbi Sacks.

Balfour
Reflections on Balfour 100

As we mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks considers what it meant in 1917 – and what it means today.

By JONATHAN SACKS
05/11/2017
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
Former UK chief rabbi joins battle against Israel Apartheid Week

Three events have been cancelled at UK universities.

BRITAIN’S FORMER chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks (left) receives applause from Jennifer Templeton Simpson
Know Comment: Sacks to the rescue

Articulating a vision of modern Western renewal based on Torah teachings.

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