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Miguel Santiago

Miguel Santiago is involved in the maintenance and cleaning of the synagogue and event setup. He also gets to apply his food service experience by supporting the many catered events, such as kiddushes, bar mitzvahs and others that are routinely held at the synagogue.  He has worked here for over 14 years, and is very proud to be a part of the Shearith Israel team.

Revolutionary War Torah Scrolls

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

1776
Liberty Bell Rimonim

These Rimonim, modeled after the American Liberty Bell, were commissioned by the Congregation in honor of Judge Edgar J. Nathan Jr.

1961