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Today: Rosh Hashanah 2

this morning (monday 21st), 8.54-9.00am, on bbc radio 4 

today (presented by martha kearney) concludes with …

“It was an unusal new year for the Jewish community this weekend, as Rosh Hashanah, usually a festival for families and communities to come together, was held under coronavirus conditions. So what was it like?”

including interview with …

• rabbi miriam berger 

• orthodox congregant miriam gitlin  


P4t: Belovski 2/10/2019

yesterday morning (wednesday 2nd), 9.20-9.23am, on bbc radio 2

pause for thought (and the blowing of the shofar) by rabbi dr harvey belovski

“The hope and optimism of Rosh Hashanah: ‘From time to time we need to experience the tension between who we are and who we’d like to be’.”


P4t: Neuberger 11/9/2018

this morning (tuesday 11th), 9.22-9.25am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought by rabbi julia neuberger

The value of human lives: ‘Our toast is L’chayyim, ‘to life’, when we drink’.“


Rosh Hashanah & Morrisey

this morning (sunday 24th), 7.21-7.26am, and 7.50-7.56am, on bbc radio manchester
sunday breakfast (presented by mike shaft) includes …

“This week, Jewish communities in Manchester and around the world have been celebrating Rosh Hashanah
“Mike hears from the Jewish Chronicle about two songs on Morrissey’s new album referencing Israel

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter liz saul
• jewish chronicle reporter lee harpin (more…)

Matzah and Torah animals

this afternoon (sunday 1st), 3.42-3.47pm and 3.51-3.55pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
boston calling includes …

Alina Simone visits Torah Animal World, a museum in New York devoted only to animals mentioned in Hebrew scripture

and …

Emma Morgenstern finds out why the last remaining matzo factory in New York plans to close shop after 90 years of business.”


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