Lectures:


Upcoming Events:

 Search:
  Submit
PrintSend this page to a friendShare this

LECTURES AT OXFORD UNIVERSITY CHABAD SOCIETY

Texts & Recordings

We are delighted to present here a list of some of the lectures hosted by the Oxford University Chabad Society.


 

Professor Abraham Steinberg

World's leading expert on Jewish medical ethics 

Click here to read an outline of the lecture   

******** 

Jewish comedian Dave Schneider

Click here to hear his lecture on 'Yiddish'

******** 

PoW Denis Avey, who smuggled himself into Auschwitz

To read the the lecture click here.

********

maharal.jpg Maharal Seminar (d. 1609)

Rabbi Chaim Rapoport 'Maharal's Interpretation of the Bible'

Dr. Israel Sandman 'Maharal & Maimonides'

Dr. Naftali Loewenthal 'Maharal & Hasidism'

Click here to hear the above lectures

Dr. Joseph David 'Maharal & the laws relating to the Land of Israel'

Click here to hear the lecture

Dr. Menachem Kallus 'Kabalistic depictions' - 

Click here to hear the lecture

******** 

IMG_8400.JPGSir Nicholas Winton, 100 years old

"How & Why I saved 669 Jewish children from the Holocaust"

Vera Gissing, Winton child

John Fieldsend, Winton child

To read the lecture click here

********

Union.jpgSir Nicholas Winton at Oxford Union

Ruth Humphreys, Winton child on last Winton train

To hear the lecture at the Oxford Union click here

********

Schochet.jpgBaruch Samuel Memorial Lecture

Rabbi Prof. Immanuel Schochet

Bible Criticism: Human Composition or Revelation?

To hear the lecture click here

*******

Steinsaltz_006.jpgSir Isaiah Berlin Centenary Memorial Lecture

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz

Is Judaism compatible with Western culture?

To hear the lecture click here

*******

Holocaust Survivor Margaret Acher

Please click here to hear the lecture

******** 

The David Irving Trial and Its Implications

Mr. Richard Rampton QC

Richard Rampton QC is a leading British libel lawyer, who has been involved in several high profile cases, including his defence of Deborah Lipstadt and Penguin Books against David Irving among the most famous. He also successfully represented George Galloway MP against the Daily Telegraph over claims he took £375,000 from Saddam Hussein's Iraqi regime.

To hear the lecture by Richard Rampton QC please click here


jackwhite.jpgMr. Jack White

Leading expert on the Portugese Jewish Marranos, has visited and is active amongst the Marrano Jewish community in Porto, in northern Portugal

"Return of the Marranos to Judaism"

To read the transcript of this lecture, click here


Rabbi Lazar, Feb, 2008 030.jpgChief Rabbi of Russia Berel Lazar

"Jews of Russian: Past and Present"

To read the transcript, please click here and to hear the recording click here

Guest of Honour Mr. Nathaniel Rothschild

Introduction by Professor Robert Service, director of the Russian studies centre, St Antony's College


Library Launch, Feb, 2008 026.jpgProf. David Deutsch, Father of Quantum Computers, Clarendon Laboratory, Oxford University

Fabric of Reality

To read a transcript please click here

Delivered at the launch of the Samson Judaica library


Library Launch, Feb, 2008 039.jpgProfessor Laurence Dreyfus FBA

Magdalen College

Hermann Levi, Jewish Wagnerian

Transcript to follow.

Delivered at the launch of the Samson Judaica library


LeftowBrian.jpgProfessor Brian Leftow

Arguments proving the existence of G-d

To read the transcript, please click here


Professor Steven Prawer

One of Australia's formost physicists

Science & Religion: The Dawkins' Delusion

To hear a recording of the lecture click here


Michael_Howard.jpgProfessor Sir Michael Howard, War Historian

"Reflections on the Holocaust"

Click here to read the transcript and click here to hear a recording of the lecture.


Chabad Society, Jan-Feb, 2008 016.jpgDr. Yoram Blachar, president of World Medical Association & Israel Medical Association

"Physicians' Dual Loyalties: Israel-Palestinian Conflict"

Click here to hear the lecture


Holocaust Survivor Solly IrvingJan, 2008 006.jpg

"Destined to Survive"

Click here to hear the lecture


Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz

Exclusive discussion with Oxford University Chabad Society at Inspire Conference, 2007.

To read the edited transcript of this fascinating discussion by this world renowned scholar click here and to hear the recording click here.


DSC_0113.JPGLady Elaine Sacks, wife of Chief Rabbi Sir Jonathan Sacks, at ground-breaking ceremony of Oxford Mikvah

To read the transcript click here 


DSC03144.JPGHarvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz

To read the content of the lecture click here

 


DSC08976.JPGProfessor Irwin Cotler, former Justice Minister of Canada

To read the lecture click here

 


DSC_0120.JPGFormer Chief Rabbi of Israel Rabbi Israel Meir Lau, youngest survivor of Buchenwald

To read the lecture click here


 

 

PrintSend this page to a friendShare this
Home :: Oxford Chabad Soc. :: Slager Jewish Student Centre :: Rohr House :: The Slager Mikvah :: Jewish Dating Site :: Student Counselling Service
Oxford Chabad Society - Serving Oxford Jewish Students 75-75A Cowley Road Oxford, OX4 1HR England 44-1865-200-158
Powered by Chabad.org © 1993-2014 Chabad-Lubavitch Media Center. All rights reserved.
In everlasting memory of Rabbi Yosef Y. Kazen, pioneer of Torah, Judaism and Jewish information on the web