Our Shabbat UK weekend kicked off with a super challah make with Western Marble Arch and New West End Synagogues and @challahmummy !
Rabbi Andrew Shaw – Scholar in Residence – 25th/26th January
Central Synagogue is delighted to welcome back RABBI ANDREW SHAW as our Scholar in Residence on Shabbat 25th/26th January 2019
FRIDAY 25th JANUARY
4:30 pm Mincha and Carlebach Style Kabbalat Shabbat followed by talk:
“The story of 50 days /60 days/ 70 days – they all started tonight!” and sushi and schnapps kiddush
SHABBAT 26th JANUARY
Sermon: “The never ending love story”
“Are the Jewish people giving up on the Jewish State?”
Rabbi Shaw is the Chief Executive of Mizrachi UK having previously been the Director of Living and Learning and US Futures for the United Synagogue. He also was the Community Rabbi of Stanmore United Synagogue for 15 years and was the founder of Tribe.
He was education director of UJS in 1995 where he spearheaded the 50 days for 50 years’ project for 5000 students which grew into the 60 days and 70 days Holocaust initiatives and the 60 days for 60 years Israel programme – all programmes went global with over 350,000 Jews participating in the three projects.