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  • Celebrating CCJ's 75th Anniversary


  • Reflections on Sukkot and Universalism

    The Jewish festival of Sukkot begins on the eve of 23 September and lasts for eight days.Here, Rabbi Barry Kleinberg reflects on the festival. To learn more about Sukkot, click here. Alan Brill wrote a book called Judaism and Other Religions: ... Read more

  • Rosh Hashanah: Creating the World Together

    Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, falls this year on 10-11 September. ‘Today the world is at birth.’ After each set of horn blasts on Rosh Hashanah, Jews recite these words. Unlike most Jewish festivals, Rosh Hashanah does not commemorate any events ... Read more

  • Yom Kippur: Meditation in the Belly of a Whale

    As Yom Kippur approaches, Jews are involved in self-reflection and self improvement. We navigate our way from the Day of Judgement (Rosh HaShana) through the Ten Days of Repentance, until we reach the pinnacle of human self-awareness and humility — ... Read more

  • Celia Gould reflects on her internship with CCJ

    I have had a wonderful time as an intern at the CCJ office during August. The work I have done has been varied, including updating areas of the website and social media, writing articles and commentaries and compiling resources for ... Read more