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Lisa Rohde

Lisa came to Shearith Israel in 1991. Mrs. Rohde teaches our liturgy and traditions in her work with the Junior Congregation, girls' Ruth reading, and Women’s Services. She is a graduate of Brandeis University. 


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The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.

Hebrew School History

In 1802, Meir Polonies donated $900 to fund our Hebrew School