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Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Ki Tetze

  This week’s Sidra is unique in that it contains 74 Mitzvot (Commandments) – more than in any other Sidra in the Torah.  Moshe reviews a variety of…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Shoftim

The name ‘Shoftim’ — meaning judges is taken from the opening word of this week’s Sidra. As our ancestors were about to enter the land of Israel, Moshe…

Communal Dinner in the Succah – 8th October

  Festive communal dinner in the Succah!!!! 1st Night Succot, Wednesday 8th October. Afternoon and Evening Services commence at 6:15pm, followed by dinner. Cost £25. Booking essential. Please…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Ekev

  At the beginning of this Sidra we are urged to view all the mitzvot — (commandments) as being of equal importance. As we do not know (in…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Vaetchanan

Vaetchanan is a continuation of the first of Moshe’s three farewell talks to the people of Israel prior to his death. The Sidra begins with Moshe recalling how…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Masei

The first part of this Sidra could be seen as a ‘travelogue’ of our ancestors wanderings during their 40 year journey from Egypt to Israel.  We learn that…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Mattot

This Sidra deals with three subjects.  The first discusses the making of vows.  We learn of the gravity and sanctity of the spoken word.  We are urged to…

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