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The Jews of the American Revolution

Rabbi Meir Soloveichik in the Wall Street Journal

Published on May 27, 2016

Last Sunday we held our Annual Pre-Memorial Day Service at Chatham Square Cemetery Honoring Veterans of the Revolution and Members of the Armed forces.  As those who attend know, it is a very special and meaningful ceremony.  Read this op-ed written by our our very own Rabbi Soloveichik as he reflects on the event.

 

Commemorative Synagogue Plates

Plates depicting Shearith Israel's five historic synagogue buildings as well the Touro Synagogue in Newport, RI.

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West 11th Street Cemetery

The West Eleventh Street cemetery, the second historic cemetery of Congregation Shearith Israel, was consecrated on February 27, 1805.  

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