Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks


A global religious leader, philosopher, author and moral voice four our time, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks is currently the Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Distinguished Professor of Judaic Thought at New York University and the Kressel and Ephrat Family University Professor of Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University. He is also Professor of Law, Ethics and the Bible at King's College, London.

Formerly, Rabbi Lord Sacks served as the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth between September 1991 and September 2013.

HRH The Prince of Wales described Rabbi Sacks as "a light unto this nation" and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has called him "an intellectual giant". Rabbi Lord Sacks is a frequent contributor to radio, television and the press, both in Britain and around the world. He is author of 25 books. His latest book published in June 2015 is entitled "Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence".

Rabbi Lord Sacks accepted to become a Patron of Rights and Humanity in 2009.


A global religious leader, philosopher, author and moral voice for our time, Rabbi Lord Sacks is currently the Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Dstinguished Professor of Judaic Thought at New York University and the Kressel and Ephrat Family University Professor of Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University. He is also Professor of Law, Ethics and the Bible at King's College, London. Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks was formerly Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth between September 1991 and September 2013.

The Chief Rabbi accepted to become a Patron of Rights and Humanity in 2009.

 

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