A Numbers Game

Dear Rabbi The number of boys and girls born, are about the same, and I assume that this has always been so. In Genesis we...

ASK THE RABBI – THE JEWISH VIEW ON SOCIALISM

THE JEWISH VIEW ON SOCIALISM Dear Rabbi Can you sum up the Jewish perspective on socialism? Is the Corbyn model really so wrong? Doesn’t Judaism...

Ask Rabbi Schochet

To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate – It’s Still Not A Question Dear Rabbi I read with interest - and indeed with some concern - your...

Chief Rabbi’s Dvar Torah: Emor

In his D’var Torah this week, the Chief Rabbi explains how the Omer can act as our own personal treasure hunt. Continuity and accuracy are...

Tehillim – Psalm 37

This tehillim is Shay ben Dana In this week’s Psalm, King David warns us not to be lured into the false trappings of the prosperity...

Shushan and the culture “carousel”

Everything in the Purim story happened so quickly. Out of nowhere, an unknown upstart named Haman rose to power and launched a genocidal plan...

Ask Rabbi Apple

Rabbi Raymond Apple was for many years Australia’s highest profile rabbi and the leading spokesman on Jewish religious issues. After serving congregations in London,...

Ask Rabbi Apple

Q&A with Rabbi Apple A DIVORCE PARTY? Q. I know some people that are making a party to celebrate getting divorced. Do you approve? A. I would...

It Didn’t Start October 7th

It Didn’t Start October 7th Dear Rabbi, I note your remarks last week about the United Nations being a mockery and completely unreliable. I am generally...

Reflections on the passing of Dayan Chanoch Ehrentreu zt”l

By Rabbi Jeremy Conway  Somehow it was my great zechus to become a zanav l’aroyos – “a tail to lions” and in particular to the...

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