Simon Hochhauser

Simon Hochhauser is a Past President of the United Synagogue, the UK’s largest synagogal body, comprising more than 65 communities with more than 40,000 members.
What Do You Mean, “Modern Orthodox”?
As the current chief rabbi, Lord Sacks, approached retirement, and a new appointment is sought, three experts considered the inherent tensions of modern orthodox Jewish practice in Britain and beyond. What place can be found for women, for religious pluralism, for critical scholarship? As the society with which it interacts changes, can Modern Orthodoxy adapt? Israel-based scholar James Kugel joined UK communal leader Simon Hochhauser for a discussion chaired by Miri Freud-Kandel of th...