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Queen Esther - A Hero For Our Times

by Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, for the New York Times

Published on Mar 10, 2020

In the New York Times, Rabbi Soloveichik derives modern lessons from the ancient Purim story.

Commemorative Synagogue Plates

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

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Chatham Square Cemetery

The oldest of our extant cemeteries is known as the Chatham Square Cemetery.  It is located in Chinatown at 55 St. James Place.  The land was originally purchased in 1682 by Joseph Bueno de Mesquita. 

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