Reflections from Rabbi René – Shabbat Tzav

Shabbat HaGadol – ‘The Great Shabbat’ Its name “The Great Shabbat” is derived from the…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Accepting Uncertainty

Sometimes there is no easy answer In the Talmud (Berakhot 4b), King David is praised…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Parashat Vayikra

To achieve something greater… The Book of Leviticus that starts this Shabbat has almost no…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Strong Women and Young Energy

We belong to something much bigger than our differences. Nisa-Nashim is an Interfaith organisation that…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Darkness and Light

“It’s going to be alright…” What a moving experience we had on Shabbat morning. Jonny…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Beginnings, Community and Mental Health

A new civil year has started, with its promises for a brighter future. When I…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Leadership in challenging times

“But I do have a voice….” I am a big fan of the TV series…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Purpose and Community

What makes each of us unique? Last Shabbat evening, held at the lovely home of…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Populism, Moderation and Remembrance

“Populists ride on anger, but don’t provide any answer” These are the words of Tony…

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Reflections from Rabbi René – Ten Days of Awe

What makes our community unique…. Shana tova u’metukah, may the new Jewish year 5780 be…

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