The Big Story: will the Jewish Chronicle survive?

By Lianne Kolirin The future of Britain’s Jewish press hangs in the balance after rival rescue packages have spiralled into divisions and confusion. Staff at both the Jewish Chronicle and the Jewish News were told on 8 April, just hours before Passover, that the newspapers were going into liquidation and that they could lose their […]

Factsheet: Rainbows in religion

Rainbows have a played a prominent role in much religious mythology and iconography for thousands of years, representing a wide variety of themes

Coronavirus and Religion update – 21 April

Ramadan food

By Lianne Kolirin UK The Muslim Council of Britain has issued guidance on observing Ramadan under lockdown.  The largest umbrella group of Muslims in the UK says Ramadan, which begins this week “will be a very different experience for Muslims all over the world during the COVID19 lockdown in accordance with public health advice”. During […]