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Sincere condolences to James Kahn

Published on Nov 11, 2020

We regret to inform you of the passing of 

Father of our member James Kahn.
A private funeral was held today, November 11.
Due to COVID restrictions, there will be no in-person shib`ah visits. 
James can be reached at 917-837-7158 or
There will be a Zoom shib`ah session on Thursday, November 12th from 1-3 pm 
and on Sunday, November 15th from 1-3pm
Shib`ah concludes on Tuesday morning, November 17th.
מן השמים תנוחמו
If you would like to honor the memory of Mark Kahn with a donation to Shearith Israel, please click here. To support families during shibah, please consider a donation to the Hebra Hased Va'Amet. The family will be notified of your donation.

Second Mill Street Synagogue
Gershom Mendes Seixas

Gershom Mendes Seixas (1745-1816) was the first American-born spiritual leader of Shearith Israel.