Jewish

Parshat Emor

For six days you may perform creative work, but the seventh day is a complete rest day, a holy occasion; you shall not perform any work. It is a Sabbath to the Lord in all your dwelling places. (Leviticus 18:19) … Continue reading

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Parshat Kedoshim

Kedoshim You shall love your neighbour as yourself. I am the Lord. (Leviticus 18:19) Rebbi Akiva is quotes this verse as the greatest principle in the Torah (Sifra 4:2). British Philosopher Anthony Flew referred to this as the Golden Rule … Continue reading

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Passover

The eight-day holiday of Passover (Pesach in Hebrew) celebrates the liberation of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt. It lasts for eight days outside Israel, and both the first two days and the last two days are festivals which … Continue reading

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Common Faith Covenant

Canary Wharf business men and women sign up to new Covenant. Continue reading

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Tower Hamlets Mayor welcomes new bishop

Bishop Adrian Newman the who began as new Bishop of Stepney was welcomed Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day 27 January

There are a number of events taking place in Tower Hamlets Continue reading

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Faith Calendar for 2012

Now available on the Canary Wharf Chaplaincy Website is the Faith Calendar for 2012 Continue reading

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QR code link to Chaplaincy mobile Website

Today a poster campaign began on the Canary Wharf Estate highlighting the mobile version of Canary Wharf Chaplaincy Website for smart phones. Continue reading

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A Common Word

Religions are often critcised for creating conflict between peoples and yet many people of faith are working together for peace and justice in our world. Continue reading

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