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Tftd: Sacks 20/1/2017

yesterday morning (friday 20th), 7.47-7.50am, on bbc radio 4
thought for the day, by former chief rabbi lord sacks

“Today the new President of the United States … will renew the covenant. That’s what American presidents do … The idea of covenant comes from the Hebrew Bible …
In an age when religion is so often associated with violence and oppression, it’s no small thing to remember that America was founded to prove the opposite: to show that the real religious values are liberty and equality; and that’s the great battle of our time.”

(if you missed it, available with transcript at


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