Lord Jonathan Sacks

Chief joins Trevor Horn for a kosher Live Aid

By Candice Krieger, April 18, 2008

Look out, Sir Bob Geldof. The Chief Rabbi is to make a live recording of his recently released CD, Israel — Home of Hope, in the original studio used to record Live Aid.


Review: Israel - Home Of Hope

By Paul Lester, April 11, 2008

He chose the music, wrote the words and even does (spoken) vocals. The Chief Rabbi plays a huge role in making the Israel tribute CD a success

Various Artists

The Office of The Chief Rabbi


Royal party rather too exclusive for some

By Rachel Fletcher, April 11, 2008

Prince Edward became the first royal officially to participate in Israel’s independence celebrations at a JNF-UJIA dinner at Windsor Castle on Monday.

Standing in for his father, the Duke of Edinburgh who had been hospitalised with a chest infection several days earlier, the Earl of Wessex attended a champagne reception for the 300-strong gathering.

Even though he left before dinner, he greeted guests including Israeli Ambassador Ron Prosor and Chief Rabbi Sir Jonathan Sacks.

Together we are the world’s voice of hope

By Lord Jonathan Sacks, April 4, 2008

Judaism is the only civilisation whose golden age is yet to come. This is what makes us distinctive.


New scroll for Hadley Wood

By Jay Grenby, March 28, 2008

For the 100 families who make up the Hadley Wood Jewish community, an offshoot of the Cockfosters and North Southgate United Synagogue, the Hachnasat Sefer Torah ceremony which marked the inauguration and dedication of the congregation’s new scroll was a landmark event.


Tributes for chaplaincy

March 28, 2008

The Chief Rabbi and Lady Sacks welcomed 60 guests to their London home for a reception to honour the work on UK campuses of the University Jewish Chaplaincy Board.