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The Montefiore Endowment’s website was re-launched on 13th November 2016 in what is hoped is a more attractive format and with its contents brought up to date. Please report any errors and/or omissions.

Teaching Yoreh Deah for London Montefiore Semicha Course

This teaching is now being undertaken in partnership with Eretz Hemdah, Jerusalem under the personal supervision of Rabbi Yosef Carmel. Internet sessions are delivered every week at the Montefiore College, supplemented with monthly face-to-face sessions in London with the instructing Rabbi, and assisted by the Montefiore College’s Rabbi Asi Mittelman, … Continue reading

Jewish population of the Holy Land in the nineteenth century

A research article by Daniel Kessler, based on information extracted from Montefiore Endowment’s collection of Montefiore Censuses, now freely accessible online at ‘www.montefioreendowment.org.uk’ has been published in Issue 6 (2016) of the scholarly journal Middle Eastern Studies. *********************** The article contains initial findings from the five recently transcribed censuses, commissioned … Continue reading

Queries addressed to the Website

Inquirers should note that the Montefiore Endowment owns, preserves and maintains its books and manuscripts in its library at 2 Ashworth Road, London W9 1JY and those on loan to the libraries of University College London. All items are listed on our website www.montefioreendowment.org.uk Items are available for inspection and … Continue reading