Jonathan Romain

Rabbi, Maidenhead Synagogue

Rabbi, writer and broadcaster, Jonathan Romain is minister of Maidenhead Synagogue in Berkshire. He writes for The Times, Guardian and The Jewish Chronicle and is often heard on the BBC. His many books include 'The Jews of England' and 'Faith and Practice: A Guide to Reform Judaism Today'. In 2004, he received the MBE for his pioneering work nationally in helping mixed-faith couples, a theme covered in his book 'Till Faith Us Do Part' (HarperCollins). He is chaplain to the Jewish Police Association, chair of the Accord Coalition (which campaigns for inclusive education) and chair of IFDiD (Inter Faith leaders for Dignity in Dying). He is a past Chairman of the Assembly of Rabbis UK and is on the Council of St. George’s House, Windsor Castle. His latest book, 'Confessions of a Rabbi' (Biteback), has had wide coverage in the media.