At the Synagogue
Mimouna's Moroccan Jewish Caravan makes a special stop at Shearith Israel! RSVP...
Join us for member and author Lucienne Carasso’s memoir of her childhood in Egypt. Free and open to the public.
Mike Reiss joins Rabbi Soloveichik to discuss the legendary show's many Jewish connections. RSVP deadline is October 21.
Build reading comprehension skills in one of these three Hebrew classes for adults. Enroll...
Dr. Reif is the Prof. Emeritus of Medieval Jewish Studies at Cambridge and the Retired Director of the Cairo Genizah Collection/Research.
Welcome to Congregation Shearith Israel, America's first Jewish congregation, founded in1654 by 23 Jews of Spanish and Portuguese descent. Today, Jews of all backgrounds make up our welcoming, traditional community. Explore this site, and then visit the synagogue to experience the beauty and vitality of this Jewish and American treasure.