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Purim at Shearith Israel is a meaningful and joyous holiday. Celebrate Purim through prayer, hesed, and merrymaking.

 

Mishloah Manot and Matanot L'Ebyonim

Click here to learn more about the Sisterhood's Mishloah Manot project or to give Matanot L'ebyonim. 

Audio Recording of the Megillat Esther

Listen to the entire Megillat Esther online. Sung by Hazzan Rabbi Ira Rohde.

Purim Celebration and Herringfest: The Purim Edition

Join us for Megillah reading, and a herring-infused dinner for registered guests.

Purim Dinner 5780- CANCELLED, to be on the safe side

Immediately following the Megillah reading, registered guests are invited to a relaxed family-style meal in Levy Auditorium.

Purim Dinner and Celebration 2019

Join us for Megillah reading in our beautiful Main Sanctuary, plus special children's programming, and register for our festive community dinner which follows.

CSI Youth Presents: "Esther Saves The Day!"

It’s the Purim story as you’ve never seen it before!

CSI Youth Purim Programming by Story Arts

We welcome all children to the Story Arts show during the reading of the Megillah

Women's Megillah Reading

Celebrate 31 years of women reading the Megillah on Purim morning at Shearith Israel.

Purim Breakfast, CANCELLED to be safe

Immediately following the readings of the 8:00 am readings of the Megillah, congregants are welcome to enjoy a festive breakfast. 

Purim Dinner and Celebration

Join us for Megillah reading in our beautiful Main Sanctuary and register for our festive community dinner which follows.

 

Gershom Mendes Seixas

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

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Beth Olam Cemetery

Beth Olam Cemetery in Ridgewood, Queens has provided for the burials of our congregation since 1851 and will continue to do so for many years to come.

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