Kingston Liberal Synagogue
Senior Rabbi & Chief Executive, Liberal Judaism
Rabbi Danny Rich has been the Senior Rabbi & Chief Executive of Liberal Judaism since the middle of 2005 and was rabbi to Kingston Liberal Synagogue for nearly two decades. Rabbi Rich is a Justice of the Peace, and a hospital and prison chaplain.
He is a President of the Council of Christians & Jews, co-chair of the National Refugees Welcome Board and a member of the Council of Imams and Rabbis.
His publications include Liberal Judaism and Mixed Marriage (2004); Zionism: The Case for Fair-Mindedness On All Sides (2010); Muslim Perceptions Of ‘The Other’ (2011); Israel Mattuck: The inspirational voice of Liberal Judaism (2014); and Responding to the Call: A Life of Liberal Jewish Commitment [ed.] (2015).
He has given both oral and written evidence to the Falconer Commission on Assisted Dying and the parliamentary Public Bill Committee on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill; and is a campaigner for the admission of Syrian refugees into the UK, the Living Wage and Caring for Carers.
Most importantly, Danny is the father of four children.
Rabbi Danny Rich is currently taking his contractual rabbinic sabbatical. Find out more here.
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Liberal Judaism congratulates Danny Rich4 May 2018 – 19 Iyyar 5778
Liberal Judaism partners with Board of Deputies for JLE19 April 2018 – 4 Iyyar 5778
Parashat Tazria 57771 April 2018 – 16 Nisan 5778
Liberal leaders contribute to René Cassin parashiot project23 March 2018 – 7 Nisan 5778
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