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Mazal Tob to our member, Dr. Lu Steinberg

Published on Feb 13, 2019

Mazal Tob to Dr. Lu Steinberg, the Distinguished Alumna of the Year at the Ferkauf Graduate School’s 2019 Alumni Dinner. The dinner will be held at Lincoln Square Synagogue on Thursday, March 28. To attend or sponsor, click here

Mazal Tob to our member, Col. Jonathan de...

Published on Feb 13, 2019

Mazal Tob to Col. Jonathan de Sola Mendes, the Live the Mission honoree at the 8th Annual Sephardic Academy of Manhattan masquerade gala. The gala will be held at Moise Safra Center on Monday, April 8. To attend or sponsor, click here.

Welcome new members, Daniel Bassiri & Angelina...

Published on Feb 6, 2019

We welcome new members Daniel Bassiri & Angelina Drahi to our growing Shearith Israel family. Daniel and Angelina are engaged to be married this coming summer, and we look forward to getting to know them.

Welcome new member: Dr. Albert Levy

Published on Jan 31, 2019

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

Welcome new members: Daina and Greg Gurevich

Published on Jan 31, 2019

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

 

Sincere condolences to our member, Yaakov...

Published on Jan 30, 2019

We wish condolences to our member, Yaacov Ben-Avi, on the passing of his mother, Sima Ben-Avi.

Sincere condolences to our members Charles...

Published on Jan 28, 2019

We wish condolences to our members Charles Gourgey and Annette Gourgey, on the passing of their mother, Louise Gourgey.

Sincere condolences to our devoted member,...

Published on Jan 24, 2019

We wish sincere condolences to our devoted member, Mrs. Lisa Rohde, on the passing of her father, Herbert Brun.

We mourn the loss of our member, Margot (Mendes)...

Published on Jan 22, 2019

We regret to inform you of the passing of our member, Margot (Mendes) Oppenheimer, mother of Peter Oppenheimer and of Edith Oppenheimer.

Mazal Tob: Ahron Herring upon his marriage...

Published on Jan 9, 2019

Mazal Tob to Ahron Herring upon his marriage to Jessica Schecter this upcoming Sunday.

Mazal Tob: Ellen & Robert Kapito on the birth...

Published on Jan 9, 2019

Mazal Tob to Ellen & Robert Kapito on the birth of a baby boy to their children, Shira & Jack Arcus. 

Welcome New Members: Ian and Raquel Lentnek

Published on Jan 3, 2019

We are pleased to welcome our new members to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Ian and Raquel and their children; Hudson (6 yrs old) and Dakota (10 months old).

Mazal Tob: Deena & Nissim Aboodi on the birth...

Published on Jan 2, 2019

Mazal Tob to Deena & Nissim Aboodi on the birth of a grandson, Ness Arthur, born to Debra Aboodi & Steve Sasson.

 

Mazal Tob: Rose & Henry Edinger on the birth...

Published on Jan 2, 2019

Mazal Tob to Rose & Henry Edinger on the birth of a great-grandaughter, Aliza Tiferet, born to Chana (née Edinger) & Jono Fuchs.

 

Sincere condolences to Alan Greenberg, on...

Published on Dec 27, 2018

We wish condolences to Alan Greenberg, on the passing of his father, Harold Greenberg.

We mourn the loss of Sandra Bass

Published on Dec 25, 2018

We regret to inform you of the passing of Sandra Bass, mother of Elana Sinsabaugh. 

Mazal Tob: Becky & Eitan Kimelman on the...

Published on Dec 19, 2018

Mazal Tob to Becky & Eitan Kimelman on the birth of a baby girl.

Mazal Tob: Dr. Craig Moskowitz and Monica...

Published on Dec 19, 2018

Mazal Tob to Dr. Craig Moskowitz and Monica Friedman on the birth of a baby boy, Henry Blake (Chaim Baruch).

Mazal Tob: Linda & Dr. Morris Shamah on the...

Published on Dec 19, 2018

Mazal Tob to Linda & Dr. Morris Shamah on the birth of a great-grandson, Shlomo Yair Singer, in Israel.

Hazakot u'Barukhot: Meryl Jaffe and her daughter,...

Published on Dec 13, 2018

Hazakot u'Barukhot to Meryl Jaffe and her daughter, Talia Hurwich, on the publication of their book, Worth A Thousand Words: Using Graphic Novels to Teach Visual and Verbal Literacy.  The book is available on Amazon.com.  For more information, including lesson plans, visit meryljaffe.com.

 

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Benjamin N. Cardozo

Supreme Court Justice Benjamin Nathan Cardozo spoke of the need for the Congregation to maintain its historic traditions and to remain true to the customs and practices of the generations that had come before.

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Omer Board

Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history. 

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