Sermons and Presentations

Rabbi Yael with The UIA Progressive Trust

Rabbi Yael Vurgan visited LBC earlier in the year promoting The UIA Progressive Trust.

The videos below are edited from her visit.

Four-minute video 

30-minute video 

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Get a taste for some of the sermons given by our Rabbis.

High Holy Days 2023/5784

Rosh Hashanah

High Holy Days 2022/5783

Erev Rosh Hashanah 5783

Rosh Hashanah Morning 5783

Kol Nidrei 5783

Yom Kippur 5783

High Holy Days 2019/5780

Justice, Justice You Shall Pursue

Erev Rosh Hashanah 5780

Rosh Hashanah 5780

Kol Nidrei 5780

Yom Kippur 5780

Yizkor 5780

High Holy Days 2018/5779

Dealing with Change – Engaging with Community

Rosh Hashanah 5779

Kol Nidrei – Everything Changes – and We Also Need to Change

Yom Kippur – You Never Know What You Might Change

Yizkor – Change and Impermanence – Only God Is Eternal

High Holy Days 2017/5778

Erev Rosh Hashanah – Judaism Is Ever Changing

Rosh Hashanah – The Baby and the Bath Water

Kol Nidrei – On Developing Ourselves

Yom Kippur – The State of the World, the Jewish World and Israel

Yizkor -On Life After Death and Messianic Times



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