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Rabbinical Profiles(1)
Orthodox

Surnames I & J

Rev. Jonah Indech

Rev. Indech served as minister, reader and hon secretary of Amersham United Synagogue Membership Group, Buckinghamshire, from April 1944 until December 1945. (The Rabbi in the Green Jacket 2015 by Vivien & Deborah Samson, p.34.)

Rev. C. N. Ingram

Rev. Ingram served as reader (chazan) of Cricklewood Synagogue, London (c.1979-c.1982). (Jewish Year Book listings)

Rev. M. Isaacs

Rev. Isaacs served as minister of Darlington Hebrew Congregation (c.1932-1933) and Stoke-on-Trent Hebrew Congregation (1933-1945). He then took up a ministry in Massachusetts, USA. (Jewish Chronicle press reports and Jewish Year Book listings.)

Rev. M. Isaacs

Rev. Isaacs served as reader of the South Shields Synagogue, Co. Durham from about 1933 until about 1936. (Jewish Year Book listings.)

Rev. M.R. Isdale

Rev. Isdale served as Reader at Yeshurun Hebrew Congregation, Gately, Manchester (c.1999-c.2002). (Jewish Year Book listings.)

Rabbi Dr. Julian Godfrey Jacobs
(b.6 Mar 1934 - 7 Mar 2006)

London-born Rabbi Jacobs, Ma, PhD, (m. Margaret née Harris) served as minister of Richmond Synagogue, London, West Hackney Synagogue, London (c.1972-c.1976), Barking & Becontree Synagogue, London (c.1977-c.1979), Blackpool United Hebrew Congregation (c.1980-c.1982) Liverpool Old Hebrew Congregation (mid-1980s) and Ealing Synagogue, London (late 1980s-c.1990). (Jewish Year Book Who's Who 2006 and listings.)

Rabbi Dr. Louis Jacobs CBE
(17 Jul 1920 - 1 Jul 2006)

Manchester-born Rabbi Dr. Jacobs, BA, PhD, HDHL, HLiD, was a leading UK rabbi who was awarded a CBE in 1990. He studied at Manchester Yeshiva, from where he received semicha, and later at the Kolel in Gateshead. Rabbi Jacobs served as rabbi of Manchester Central Synagogue (1948-c.1954), minister / preacher of New West End Synaggogue, London (1954-1959) and Tutor & Lecturer at Jews' College, London (1959-1962) before his break with the Orthodox Jewish establishment in 1962 in what was referred to as "The Jacobs Affair". Later, in 1964, he, together with a number of former congregants, founded the New London Synagogue, which subsequently became the parent and founding synagogue of UK's Masorti movement. Rabbi Jacobs served as the synagogue's senior minister (1964-2000 and again briefly in 2005). (https://louisjacobs.org/ and "Whos Who" entries in Jewish Year Books.)

Rev. Solomon Jacobs

Rev. Jacobs served as the first minister of the Newcastle United Hebrew Congregation (Leazes Park Road Synagogue) from 1880 to 1886, when he left the congregation to take up a post in Jamiaca. (The Jewish Communities of North-East England by Lewis Olsover (1980); Service and Scandel by Daniel Appleby (2013), p.53.)

Rev. L. Jakob

Rev. Jakob served as part-time minister of Mill Hill & District Hebrew Congregation, London (1949-1953). (History of the congregation, on its website.)

Rabbi Shmuel Joseph

Rabbi Joseph has served as rabbi of Kol Yaacov Beth Hamedrash, Edgware, London from about 2009 until present (May 2020). (Jewish Year Book and Uniquely Edgware listings.)

Simon Joseph

Mr. Joseph served as hon. minister of the Maidenhead Hebrew Congregation, Berkshire, from about 1948 until about 1949. (Jewish Year Book listings.)

Rabbi Menachem M. Junik

Rabbi Junik (m. Goldie) has served as minister of Richmond Synagogue, London (c.1994-c.1999) and of Beis Gavriel Lubavitch, Hendon, London (2008 until present - June 2020). (Beis Gavriel's website.)


Footnotes    (returns to main text)

  1. Additional biographical information may be found in the source or sources shown in parenthesis following each profile. These were also the primary, but not necessarily the sole, source of the data provided in the profile.


Other Orthodox Rabbinical Profiles:

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N & O;    P & Q;    R;    S;    T to V;    W to Z.

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