Jonathan David MAGONET

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1942-08-02
Education Westminster, Middlesex Hosp Med Sch Univ of London (MB BS), Leo Baeck Coll (Rabbinic ordination), Univ of Heidelberg (PhD)
Books & Publications Form and Meaning: Studies in Literary Techniques in the Book of Jonah (1976), Forms of Prayer: Vol 1 Daily and Sabbath Prayerbook (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1977, 8 edn 2008), Forms of Prayer: Vol III Days of Awe Prayerbook (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1985), The Guide to the Here and the Hereafter (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1988), A Rabbi's Bible (1991 and 2004 (as A Rabbi Reads the Bible)), How To Get Up When Life Gets You Down: A Companion and Guide (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1992), Bible Lives (1992), The Little Blue Book of Prayer (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1993), A Rabbi Reads the Psalms (1994 and 2004), Forms of Prayer: Vol II Pilgrim Festivals (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1995), Kindred Spirits: A Year of Readings (co-ed with Lionel Blue, 1995), Jewish Explorations of Sexuality (ed, 1995), The Subversive Bible (1997), Mit Der Bibel Durch Das Jüdische Jahr (1998), The Explorer's Guide to Judaism (1998), Sun, Sand and Soul (co-ed Lionel Blue, 1999), Abraham-Jesus-Mohammed: Interreligiöser Dialog aus jüdischer Perspektive (2000), From Autumn to Summer: A Biblical Journey Through the Jewish Year (2000), Talking to the Other: Jewish Interfaith Dialogue with Christians and Muslims (2003), Seder Ha-t'fillot (ed), Seder Ha-t'fillot: Forms of Prayer for Jewish Worship Vol 1 (ed, 8 edn, 2008), Schabbat Schalom: Juedische Theologie - In Predigten entfaltet (2011), Rabbino Saishokaishak: Yudaiakuo to Kiristokuo no Taiwa (Japanese, 2012), Netsuke Nation: Tales from Another Japan (2013), A Rabbi Reads the Torah (2013)
Recreations songwriting, performing
Clubs
Style Rabbi Prof Jonathan Magonet
Career Leo Baeck Coll: lectr and head Dept of Bible Studies 1974-85, princ 1985-2005, prof of Hebrew and Biblical studies 1996-2005, emeritus prof of Bible 2005-; scholar in residence Dept of Jewish Educn Univ of Tel Aviv 1990-91; visiting prof: Kirchliche Hochschule Wuppertal 1992, 1993, 1995, 2004 and 2010, Carl von Ossietsky Univ Oldenburg 1999 and 2004, Universität Luzern 2003; Schalom ben Chorin prof of Jewish studies Univs of Wuerzburg and Augsburg 2008, research prof Seinan Gakuin Univ Japan 2010-15, visiting prof Doshisha Univ Kyoto Japan 2012; vice-pres World Union for Progressive Judaism 1985-2005; ed European Judaism 2004- (memb Editorial Bd 1978-, co-ed 1992-2004); Hon Dr: Kirchliche Hochschule Wuppertal 2005, Open Univ 2006, Hebrew Union Coll Jewish Inst of Religion 2007, Seinan Gakuin Univ Japan 2014; FRSA; Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Rep of Germany 1999
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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