Teaching Resources

If you work in formal or informal education, explore a series of topical outlines that include videos, quotes, sources and lesson plans based on the teachings and writings of Rabbi Sacks.

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Chosen People

Explore our teaching resources to consider the concept of “chosenness” and what it means to be a “Chosen People” according to Rabbi Sacks.

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Israel

Discover video resources, short quotes, texts, and contemporary sources on the theme of Israel, examined through the thought of Rabbi Sacks. 

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Family

In this unit you can find many sources, videos, and texts which explore the Jewish value of Family in the thought of Rabbi Sacks, and his contemporaries.

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Universal vs. Particular

Discover video resources and texts to explore the themes of Universalism and Particularism in Jewish thought, and Rabbi Sacks’ ideology.

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Science and Religion

This unit contains many resources to explore the “The Great Partnership” – where science and religion peacefully coexist.

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Jewish Identity

Find resources and texts which explore the question of “Why Be Jewish?”, and the importance of understanding and embracing our Jewish identity.

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Community

Discover our full resources and texts which explore the role of the value of Community in Jewish thought and Rabbi Sacks’ teachings.

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Tefillah

Explore video resources and texts on Rabbi Sacks’ approach to Tefillah, as well as further quotes, ideas, and contemporary sources.

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Diversity

Use these resources and texts which explore Rabbi Sacks’ approach to Diversity, which he terms The Dignity of Difference.

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Leadership

Find resources and texts which explore the role, and value of, Leadership in Jewish thought, and from Rabbi Sacks’ perspective.

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Shabbat

Explore videos, texts, and other resources about the day of Shabbat, from the thought of Rabbi Sacks, with additional Jewish sources included.

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Antisemitism

Delve into videos, texts, and further resources to understand the root and core issues with Antisemitism, as explained by Rabbi Sacks.

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Environmentalism

Find resources and texts which explore environmental ethics found within Jewish thought, and from Rabbi Sacks’ perspective.