Your Account: Login or Register

In the Press

The Genius of Norman Lamm z"l

by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik, for Commentary Magazine

Published on Jun 18, 2020

Rabbi Soloveichik's reflections on the legacy of Rabbi Dr. Norman Lamm. 

Take a (Solo) Stroll

by Will Heinrich, for the New York Times

Published on Mar 26, 2020

Our historic Chatham Square Cemetery in Lower Manhattan is one of these top recommendations for New Yorkers to pass by and appreciate when taking a safe, socially-distant walk. 

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.

What the Bible Taught Lincoln About America

by Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, for the Wall Street Journal

Published on Feb 16, 2020

In wartime, a president who once seemed indifferent to religion evolved into a theologian of liberty.

A newsmaking Friday in New York: President...

by Tad Welch of Deseret News

Published on Nov 15, 2019

Rabbi Soloveichik gave a tour of Shearith Israel to M. Russell Ballard, the president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Latter-day Saints, and they discussed a wide range of topics, from the history of Shearith Israel to the importance of American religious freedom.

Sort By Type

Uriah Phillips Levy

Uriah Phillips Levy, the first Jew to be promoted to Commodore in the United States Navy.

1850
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. 

1682