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Posts tagged ‘Chanucah’

P4t: Goldberg 11/12/2017

monday 11th december, 5.47-5.50am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought by jewish chaplain alex goldberg

The perfect gift is time spent together with loved ones,”




yesterday afternoon (monday 19th), 4.30-5.00pm, on bbc radio 4
light (chaired by ernie rea) (in the beyond belief series)

“During Chanucah – the Jewish Festival of Lights – Ernie Rea takes a look at the symbolism and use of light in Judaism and other religions.”

with panellists …
laura janner-klausner, senior tabbi to teform judaism
alan williams, professor of iranian studies and comparative teligion at manchester university
denis blackledge sj, parish priest of the of st francis xavier in liverpool. (more…)

P4t: Belovski 13/12/2017

yesterday morning (wednesday 13th), 9.22-9.25am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought by rabbi dr harvey belovski

Chanucah: ‘They tried to kill us, we won, let’s eat – that’s the Jewish way’.”


Tftd: Mirvis 12/12/2017

yesterday morning (tuesday 12th), 7.47-7.50am, on bbc radio 4
thought for the day, by chief rabbi ephraim mirvis

Chanucah: A human journey through pain or grief can offer us an opportunity to emerge with an even greater capacity for achievement. So often it depends on our attitude.”


Inspirit: Trump and Israel

this morning (sunday 10th), 7.54-7.59am, and 8.35-8.54am, on bbc radio london
inspirit (presented by jumoke fashola) includes …

Ian Black gives his opinion on President Trump and Israel
Chanucah in the Square.
The film Menashe.”

including interviews with …
ian black, author of enemies and neighbours
• rabbi bentzi sudak of chanucah in the square
• actor menashe lustig
• writer alex lipschultz (more…)

P4t: Harvey Belovski 4/1/2017

yesterday morning (wednesday 4th), 9.22-9.25am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought by rabbi dr harvey belovski

“This year, the eight-day Jewish festival of Chanukah falls in the same week as Christmas.”

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P4t: Hughes 4/1/2017

yesterday morning (wednesday 4th), 5.45-5.49am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought, by rabbi jonathan hughes

Light in The Darkness: ‘The light of Chanukah shines and illuminates everything in the darkness’.”

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