Je Suis Burkini…writes Rabbi Jeremy Lawrence

August 25, 2016 by  

I was appalled to see reports of French policemen patrolling beaches and fining women for wearing a burkini.  Read more

Gerry Levy – a Eulogy

November 23, 2012 by  

Gerry Levy was a highly respected and committed member of the Sydney Jewish community who passed away this week. Rabbi Jeremy Lawrence has produced his eulogy… Read more

Humanity Overboard

July 19, 2012 by  

Feb 24 this year marked the 70th anniversary of the sinking of the SS Struma, a ship carrying approximately 790 Jewish refugees from Rumania to the British Mandate in Palestine…writes Rabbi Jeremy Lawrence. Read more

A Religious Imperative to Stamp Out Abuse

It has become painfully apparent that child abuse exists within the Jewish community and even in religious schools and institutions.  It is an evil which has no place in civilised society and it should not be tolerated….writes Rabbi Jeremy Lawrence. Read more