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Jew vs. Jew: The Battle Over the Balfour Declaration

100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration

Thursday, November 9, 7:00PM

Join us for Rabbi Soloveichik's major lecture, Jew vs. Jew: The Battle Over the Balfour Declaration, marking the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration.

 

This program is free and open to the public.

To join our list of sponsors for this landmark event, click here. 

Co-sponsored by the Straus Center of Torah and Western Thought

Revolutionary War Torah Scrolls

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

1776
First Mill Street Synagogue

The little synagogue on Mill Street was the first structure designed and built to be a synagogue in continental North America. 

1730