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We express sincere condolences to Dr. Meryl...

Published on Apr 24, 2017

Mazal Tob: Debra Aboodi and Steve Sasson...

Published on Apr 20, 2017

Mazal Tob to Debra Aboodi and Steve Sasson on the birth of a baby boy.  Congratulations to grandparents, Deena & Nissim Aboodi and Aunt and Uncle, Rafe and Sharon Sasson.

We express sincere condolences to Faith Fogelman...

Published on Apr 13, 2017

We express sincere condolences to Faith Fogelman on the passing of her father, Theodore Watkin.

Hazakot U'berukhot to our Shir Hashirim Readers:...

Published on Apr 13, 2017

Hazakot U'berukhot to our Shir Hashirim Readers: Laelah Aaron, Julia Levi, Olalla Levi, Lia Solomon, Tess Solomon & Gabriella Yohananoff.  Special Thanks to Yehudit Robinson for preparing the girls for this occasion.

Hazak U'barukh to Pinhas Tanhum Soloveichik

Published on Apr 13, 2017

Hazak U'barukh to Pinhas Tanhum Soloveichik on his siyyum of the entire Mishnayot Seder Moed at Shearith Israel on the Fast of the Firstborn this past week.

Hazak U'barukh to our member, Scott Shay

Published on Apr 5, 2017

Hazak U'barukh to our member, Scott Shay, whose essay was published in this past week's forward.  Click here to read it. 

We express sincere condolences to David Sarfati...

Published on Mar 27, 2017

We express sincere condolences to Mindy Lamm...

Published on Mar 27, 2017

We express sincere condolences to Dr. Alberto...

Published on Mar 27, 2017

Welcome New Member: Paul Kurlansky

Published on Mar 23, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our new member to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Paul.

Welcome New Member: Rabbi Steven Nemetz

Published on Mar 23, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our new member to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Rabbi Nemetz.

Mazal Tob: Rabbi Soloveichik upon the marriage...

Published on Mar 23, 2017

Mazal Tob to Rabbi Soloveichik upon the marriage of his sister Nechama Soloveichik to Menachem Wecker this past Monday.

Hazak U'barukh: To Rabbi Chaim Yanetz upon...

Published on Mar 23, 2017

Hazak U'barukh to Rabbi Chaim Yanetz upon earning the title, "Yadin Yadin", the highest form of semikhah, bestowed to only three newly ordained rabbis at YU's Hag Hasemikha this past Sunday.   

Welcome New Members: Andrew Klaber and Jacqueline...

Published on Mar 20, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our new members to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Andrew and Jacqueline.

Mazal Tob: Constance Shapiro on the marriage...

Published on Mar 20, 2017

Mazal Tob to Constance Shapiro on the marriage of her son Philip Shapiro to Gail Hankin.  Phil is the son of Constance Shapiro and the late Robert Shapiro, A'H.

We Mourn The Loss Of Frederic S. Nathan,...

Published on Mar 15, 2017

Hazak U'barukh: To David Sable, who was the...

Published on Mar 13, 2017

Welcome New Members: Bess Castagnello and...

Published on Mar 13, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our new members to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Bess and Simcha.

We express sincere condolences to Roni Jesselson...

Published on Mar 13, 2017

We express sincere condolences to our member, Roni Jesselson on the passing of his grandmother, Lee Rausnitz.

We Mourn The Loss of Eva Haberman, Our Member...

Published on Mar 8, 2017

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Revolutionary War Torah Scrolls

In 1776, several British soldiers desecrated two of Shearith Israel’s Torah scrolls.

1776
Nineteenth Street Synagogue

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

1860