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Kids Pre -Pesach Fun

  What a great morning was had by the Sunday before Pesach. With Pesach only hours away, we launched into a host of Pesach activities with kids of…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Acharei Mot

This week’s Sedra is Acharei Mot. We learn of the meticulous preparation of the Cohen Gadol — High Priest – and the procedure he followed on Yom Kippur…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Metzora

This week’s Sidra continues with the subject of TZARA’AT – the physical manifestation of a spiritual malaise, which was diagnosed by the Cohanim (priests) who were entrusted also…

A Musical Night to Remember

There were two significant events that happened in London last night. One was the LBC Leaders debate where polls suggested a Farage victory and the more important event being…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Tazria

  This week’s Sedra is called Tazria. The Sedra continues with the theme of holiness and purity and in particular with the affliction known as Tzara’at. Tzara’at is…

Purim the festival of “Lots”

Lost of food, lots of music, lots of Megillah, lots and lots of drink, lots of noise, lots of people, lots of fun, lots of community and of…

Passover plate n the table with a glass of wine Countdown to Pesach

Pesach Passover commemorates when God freed the Jews from slavery in Egypt. The first two days and last two days are called Yom Tov, and the middle four…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Shemini

This week’s sedra is Shemini. The sedra deals with the laws of Kashrut. The purpose of the laws is to ensure that the Jewish people are a holy…

Photograph of Barry Marcus - Rabbi Video Rabbi Marcus – Tzav

This week’s Sedra is called Tzav which means ‘To Command’.  The Sedra is a continuation of the laws and regulations governing the sacrifices which were brought to the…