Judaism

JUDAISM FEATURES

THE JEWISH CALENDAR

  • Friday, January 30

    Shabbat begins in London at 4.31; Bournemouth 4.36; Leeds 4.24 Manchester 4.32; Tyneside 4.25; Glasgow 4.30; Jerusalem 4.35

    Saturday, January 31

    Shabbat ends in London at 5.38; Bournemouth 5.50; Leeds 5.38; Manchester 5.41; Tyneside 5.35; Glasgow 5.45; Jerusalem 5.49

JUDAISM BOOKS

  • In the footsteps of Moses

    In the footsteps of Moses

    In his new book, Where Moses Stood, Robert Feather argues why scholars are wrong to think the Exodus is a myth and why he believes he has identified the site of Mount Sinai

  • How barmitzvahs boomed

    How barmitzvahs boomed

    The history of a popular ceremony

Competitions and events

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JEWISH WAYS

  • Anim zemirot

    A young boy, usually pre-barmitzvah, leads the congregation in singing this song of praise and yearning for God

THIS WEEK'S SIDRAH

  • Bo

    "And Moses stretched forth his hand toward heaven, and there was a thick darkness in all the land of Egypt three days" Exodus 10:22