At the Synagogue
This summer mini-series covers the diverse peoples Sephardic Jewry has lived with over history.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 8:00PM
The Third Installment of our Special Three Weeks Series taught by Lawrence H. Schiffman, Vice...
Following the evening reading of Eikhah, Rabbi Meir Soloveichik delivers a Tisha B'Ab sermon.
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.