At the Synagogue
Our traditional Parallel Services are held in the Levy Auditorium and are geared toward congregants who are interested in more explanations...
On the Shabbat before Kippur, Rabbi Meir Soloveichik will deliver Shearith Israel’s second annual Shabbat Teshubah Derashah.
Join us for a class in preparation for Rosh Hashanah focused on Rambam's Guide for the Perplexed taught by Rabbi Richard Hidary.
Join us for this timely, inaugural Shiur taught by our Yoetzet Halakha Lisa Septimus.
Welcome to Congregation Shearith Israel, America's first Jewish congregation, founded in1654 by 23 Jews of Spanish and Portuguese descent. Today, Jews of all backgrounds make up our welcoming, traditional community. Explore this site, and then visit the synagogue to experience the beauty and vitality of this Jewish and American treasure.