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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Shearith Israel: Q & A

Z. Edinger | On Select Wednesdays at 7:00 pm

Given by our shamash, Z. Edinger,  this class will meet once a month and be based on questions YOU submit. 

Intended for both new members and "old-timers," beginners and advanced students, this class will be based on topics suggested by you!  If you've ever had a question about our congregation's history, liturgy, music, or, customs - this is the class for you.  Please submit your questions to zedinger@shearithisrael.org and he will prepare a class to satisfy you!

 

Nineteenth Street Synagogue

The congregation's fourth synagogue was built on nineteenth Street, just west of Fifth Avenue.  

1860
Gershom Mendes Seixas

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

1768