Judaism

JUDAISM FEATURES

THE JEWISH CALENDAR

  • Friday, January 23

    Shabbat begins in London at 4.19; Bournemouth 4.24; Leeds 4.10 Manchester 4.18; Tyneside 4.10; Glasgow 4.16; Jerusalem 4.29

    Saturday, January 24

    Shabbat ends in London at 5.26; Bournemouth 5.40; Leeds 5.26; Manchester 5.30; Tyneside 5.22; Glasgow 5.32; Jerusalem 5.43.

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