October 29, 2015

In the Room with Lord Jonathan Sacks + Krista Tippett

October 15th, 2010 ~ Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia)

From the beautiful campus of Emory University, Krista Tippett sat down for this one-on-one interview with the chief rabbi of the Commonwealth. Rabbi Jonathan Sacks is a prolific thinker and writer and this was a wide-ranging conversation focusing on his wisdom in contemplating how all of us can better learn how to honor the dignity of difference in a globalized world.

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was Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the British Commonwealth for 22 years. He is now the Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Distinguished Professor of Judaic Thought at New York University and the Kressel and Ephrat Family University Professor of Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University. He is also Professor of Law, Ethics and the Bible at King’s College London. His books include The Great Partnership: Science, Religion, and the Search for Meaning, The Dignity of Difference, and his latest, Not in God’s Name: Confronting Religious Violence.