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TEE CHIEF RABBI AT • SWANSEA. ADDRESS BY DR. ADLER, THE ATTITUDE OF JUDAISM TO CHRISTIANITY. There was a large congregation at the Swansea Jewish Synagogue yesterday (Tuesday) evening, when Dr. Aaler delivered a very cogent and earnest address upon the attitude that the Jews should maintain towards the believers in other creeds. To solve the problem, the Chief Rabbi took as his text part of Numbers xx., 14, words that formed the introduction cf the message of Moses to the King of Edom. It was from the point of brothers that the best of the Jews had always looked upon their fellow-men, for Holy Writ taught them that all the families of the earth were created alike in the image of God. The Bible made the whole world kin, as it was all united by the ties of brotherhood. This great lesson was taught by Abraham, who was con- sidered THE MOST PERFECT ISRAELITE; and then, too, they learnt in the Ten Command- ments, "Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thy- self." This was tne golden rule for each of them. They must apply the matter personally. Con- tinuing, the preacher quoted extracts from the Talmud and from Isaiah in support of his views, and contrasted the broadness of these ideas with the painful narrowness which was only too often founds nowadays. They should live on terms of the greatest cordiality and goodwill with their neighbours, and must not ba guilty of saying a false word of or doing a mean trick to any of them. It was the duty of the Jew to take an interest in the political life of the conntry, and in all affairs of a philanthropic or social character, and their interest should be of such a character that they were not afraid to render any material help to a. good cause, no matter who the originator was. But at the same time, while doing all that, hey must not overlook those attributes, manners, and customs of their religion, such as regulations concerning diet, the keepicg holy of the Sabbath, and the law FORBIDDING MARRIAGE out of the Jewish fold. In these days the latter law was only too often disregarded, but he would ask them all to regard marriage in its highest sense, and then he would ask them whether it was not right that on the question of religion the husband and wife should have unity of views. In concluding a singularly forcible address, the speaker referred to a visit paid to Swansea by him 35 years before, on the occasion of the opening of the Synagogue, and he expressed a hope that the aspirations and desires of its founders had been, to a large extent, realized. He was glad to find that good work had and was being done, and he wouid like to give them a word of encouragement to not merely make the synagogue the centre of spiritual but also of intellectual at- tainments. Let them therefore do their utmost to live soberly and wisely, and keep bright the fires of Judaism, so that the religion of the Israel- ites of old might become an immortal creed. EVENING BANQUET. Mr. S. Goldberg, of Northampton-place, enter tained between 40 and 5o members of the con- gregation of the synagogue, together with the distinguished Chief Rabbi (DrT Adler), at his residence at a magnifieen banquet. Subsequently residence at a magnifieen banquet. Subsequently a short toast list was gone through. Mr. Goldberg the host, proposed the health of the Chief Rabbi, :n a few terse sentences relative to the exception- ally good work being done by that person for the connexion.—Dr. Adler responded in a very happy and interesting speech, in the course of which he referred to the congregation at the Swansea synagogue as one of the best it had been his pleasure to visit. He concluded his speech by proposing the health of the host and hostess, the former making a very able response.—Theliev.P. Wolfers propose t the health of the wardens, committes, and congregation of the Synagogue.—Mr. S. Lyms (president) and Mr. Da.vd Harris (treasurer) i espouded.— Mr Isaac Seline propos.e.1 the health of the ministers- Revs. P. Wolfers and 1. Miron—and these gentlemen responded.—Mr. David Seline n«xt propose! "The School Committee," coupling with it the name of Mr. yolomon Barnett the chairman, who made a very genial response.' It should be mentioned that the Chief Rabbi,who con- ducted an examination of the children earlier in the day, paid a very high compliment to the latter, as being by far the best taught in South Wales and grea ly eulogised the work performed bv their teacher, tke Rev, P. Wolfers.

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