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Reading of Megillat Esther on Purim

On the morning of Purim, the women of the synagogue conduct a parallel women's Megillah reading in the Little Synagogue. Join us for our 25th year!  Contact Mrs. Lisa Rohde to participate and for more information.

Revolutionary War Torah Scrolls

In 1776, several British soldiers desecrated two of Shearith Israel’s Torah scrolls.

1776
Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue

1829