End of Life Issues-Seminar, East London mosque - December

A further very successful roundtable discussion on the same subject was held at East London Mosque. The Foundation and East London mosque have been cooperating with each other through the Foundation’s National Council of Imams and Rabbis since its inception over 8 years ago. Sheikh Abdul Qayum, the senior Imam of the mosque is a member of the Council and Dilowar Khan is the co-chair.

The Jewish speakers were Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, senior Rabbi of Orthodox Golders Green Synagogue and Rabbi Danny Rich, Chief Executive of Liberal Judaism UK. All the Rabbis and the Imam are members of the Foundation’s National Council of Imams and Rabbis.

During the discussion the topic was discussed from the traditional Orthodox as well as the Progressive perspectives. The participants found this approach most interesting and approached it with a long and intensive Q & A in which several healthcare professional also participated.

Cooperation between the Foundation and the Mosque and the Synagogues is ongoing

Rabbi Rich
Sheikh Abdul Qayum
Belovski and participants
Chaplain Imam