Your Account: Login or Register

Congregation Shearith Israel

The Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue America's First Jewish Congregation Bem vindo ao lar Bienvenido a casa ברוכים הבאים הביתה The Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue
Congregation Shearith Israel, Sanctuary

At the Synagogue

This Week's Prayer Schedule

January 15 - January 21

Shabbat and Holiday Handouts

Explore our weekly Shabbat handouts. 

Shabbat Dinner with the Solveichiks for Teens and their Entire Families

Friday, January 20

Teens and their families are invited to a special Shabbat Dinner with Rabbi Soloveichik and his family.

Jerusalem's Jubilee- A Three Part Lecture Series

Join us for this three-part lecture series marking the calendar year in which we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the unification...

Tu B’Shebat Seder

Friday, February 10

Join Rabbi Meir Soloveichik and Yossi Seigel for a special evening featuring both the seder as well as a public discussion of Yossi...

Welcome to Congregation Shearith Israel, America's first Jewish congregation, founded in 1654 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.

Prayer Schedule

Weekday Services Jan. 15-20, 2017

  • Morning Services 

    Sunday 8:00 am
    Martin Luther King Legal Holiday 
    Monday, January 16th: 8:00 am
    Tuesday - Friday 7:15 am
    Evening Services (Arbit only)
    Sunday - Thursday 6:30 pm

Shabbat Services Jan. 20-21, 2017

  • Friday

    Candle Lighting 4:41 pm
    Services 4:45 pm
    Morning Services 8:15 am
    Shahrit, Torah, Musaf & Sermon/Seminar 9:00-11:45 am
    Seudah Shelishit & Class 3:35 pm
    Minhah & Arbit 4:35 pm
    Sunset 5:00 pm
    Habdalah 5:28 pm