Chasanut für Zeitgenossen – zehn Jahre Kantorenseminar am Abraham Geiger Kolleg Das Kantorenseminar am Abraham Geiger Kolleg wurde im Jahr 2008 mit der Unterstützung der Familien von Jim und Steven Breslauer gegründet. Kantor Eliyahu Schleifer hat die Aufbauarbeit bis in das Jahr 2018 begleitet. Seit April 2018 ist Kantor Isidoro Abramowicz, der 2008 als einer […]

Welcoming Supernal Guests

Kommentiertes Vorlesungsverzeichnis WS18/19

WILLKOMMEN – WELCOME – ברוכים הבאים Unser kommentiertes Vorlesungsverzeichnis für das Wintersemester 2018/2019 ist nun online verfügbar: KVV Wintersemester 2018/2019

Mishpat Ivri: Past, Present and Future.

100 Year Anniversary of the Establishment of the “Mishpat Ivri Society” in Moscow From July 23‒26, Rabbi Dr. David J. Fine represented Abraham Geiger College at the Jewish Law Association’s 20th International Conference which took place at the Moscow State University Law School. Dr. Fine is adjunct professor of Jewish Law at Abraham Geiger College […]

The Call of the Shofar

Made from a ram’s horn, the shofar is one of the world’s oldest wind instruments and has long played an important role as a ritual object in Jewish history. Its curved, bent shape symbolizes our humility as we stand before God to assess and consider our actions and behaviors during the past year. The shofar […]


Dear Friends, As we embark to another Jewish year, all of us here at Abraham Geiger College would like to wish you SHANA TOVA – all the best for a healthy, happy and successful 5779! The past year has been one of great activity and achievement for Abraham Geiger College, and an exciting winter term […]

Facing fears old and new

For the first time, German Jews and Muslim refugees visited the former German concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau together. Abraham Geiger College is an affiliate of the Union of Progressive Jews in Germany, which initiated this program in cooperation with the Central Council of Muslims in Germany. We are happy that the Washington Post covered this meaningful […]

Investitur, Svetlana Kundish

Please take a look at our new film about the investiture of Svetlana Kundish.

Investiture of Cantor Svetlana Kundish

On June 14th, Svetlana Kundish was invested as a cantor by Cantor Professor Eliyahu Schleifer. She was presented to him by the new director of Abraham Geiger College’s cantorial program, Cantor Isidoro Abramowicz. The investiture took place at Berlin’s Pestalozzistrasse Synagogue. Among the many guests of honor who wished the new cantor well were EUPJ […]