One page for all of Kol Nefesh Masorti's video and audio.
Recent Zoom events
The latest talk on environmental issues organised by The Green Team was about Ethical Investing - on May 16th Amy Clarke and Neil Hill from Tribe Impact Capital spoke and answered our questions on how to invest ethically. Watch the recording of this session here.
Jay Shofet from SPNI, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel spoke to Kol Nefesh on March 22nd the work being done by SPNI. Click here to watch the recording of the talk and for for more information on SPNI, including how to join.
Our Tuesday evening study series with Rabbi Joel on 'Birkot haShachar: Morning Benedictions for our time' started on December 7th.
Click here for the Dec 7th recording.
Click here for the Dec 14th recording
Click here for the Dec 21st recording
And here for the study materials
Marking Tu B'Shevat, Tom Hill, a lead Adviser for the National Trust’s Trees & Woodland consultancy team, shared his insights from the world of tree and woodland conservation on Jan 13th. The recording of this Green Team event is here
Environmentalism in Israel - a talk by Sam Daniel from Greenpeace Israel on 7th October 2021, a KNM Green initiative event. Click here for the recording.
Rescue in Sarajevo – a talk from Robert Stone on the Sarajevo Hagaddah and the remarkable story of the Bosnian Imam who saved it from the Nazis. Click here for the recording (note, the first few minutes are missing).
Leadership at the Podium and the Bimah - conversation with Rebecca Miller, Chazan Jacky Chernett and Susannah Cohen from 11th March 2021. Click here for the recording.
Frances Oppenheimer gave a talk on Tu B'shvat 2021 titled 'The Portable Religion - from the Land of Israel to Jews Everywhere'. Click here for the recording.
Two talks in our 'Meat, Ethics and Kashrut' series were recorded:
What Is Kosher Slaughter? With the Masorti shochet Rabbi Shlomo Zacharow. Click here for the recording (part of the session only).
Lab-Grown Meat: Is it Kosher? With Rabbi Dr Ari Zivotofsky, Bar Ilan University and consultant to Israel’s Aleph Farms. Click here for the recording of this session.
On November 8th 2020 we heard from Paul Gross on the (then) upcoming elections in Israel.
Paul is a former member of KNM now living in Israel, and is a political commentator and writer. Click here for the recording.
Rabbi Joel's videos
Here are Rabbi Joel's videos and podcasts. They include Divrei Torah recorded for our Kabbalat Shabbat services, various Divrei Torah and study sessions for the Yamim Nora'im 2020, and sessions on Pirkei Avot and Proverbs.
Introductory Session on 'Standing Together at Sinai'
Here is the recording of the first session in this new series (April 26th 2022)
New class on The Bible's Wisdom Literature - The Book of Proverbs:
Divrei Torah from Rabbi Joel
Dvar Torah for Hoshana Rabba, Shemini Atzeret, and Simchat Torah 2020
Pirkei Avot class on Zoom
The Kol Nefesh Desert Island Discs
Members of Kol Nefesh are interviewed about their life story and their favourite music. And of course, the book and the luxury item they plan to take with them to the Desert Island. Cheryl Sklan interviewed:
And Shirley Fenster has interviewed
#5 - David Ostroff
Ellul Zoom Events
Here are the recordings from our weekday Zoom events during Ellul 5780/2020:
Jay Schlesinger has produced a series of podcasts in which he talks to members of Kol Nefesh about prayer, leading services and the music of the Yamim Nora'im:
Music of the High Holydays
Recordings of some of wonderful prayers we sing during Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, sung and recorded by Gilead Limor and by Barbara Borts.
For more details about each piece of liturgy, including where they can be found in the Machzor, please see our dedicated page for these recordings, here. To go directly to the recording without the explanatory text, click the links below.
Ya'aleh Tachanunenu (Kol Nidrei service)