Authors Posts by Michael J. Harris

Michael J. Harris

Michael J. Harris is rabbi of The Hampstead Synagogue, London and Research Fellow at the London School of Jewish Studies. He is the author of Divine Command Ethics: Jewish and Christian Perspectives (2003), Faith without Fear: Unresolved Issues in Modern Orthodoxy (2016) and, with Daniel Rynhold, Nietzsche, Soloveitchik and Contemporary Jewish Philosophy (2018). He co-edited Radical Responsibility: Celebrating the Thought of Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks (2012) and has published articles and reviews in scholarly journals.

Religious Zionism: A View from the United Kingdom

How is the U.K. community dealing with the meteoric rise in antisemitic acts since the outbreak of war? Michael Harris, a community rabbi, professor, and father of an Israeli soldier, shares his unique perspective.

Orthodoxy’s Response to Biblical Criticism: A Review of Joshua Berman’s Ani Maamin

Joshua Berman, a leading Tanakh scholar, has written a compelling book that addresses head-on many of the challenges posed by biblical criticism. Michael Harris explains.