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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.

Who Invited God to the Inauguration?

by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik in the Wall Street Journal

Published on Jan 19, 2017

Lost diary of tortured Mexican ‘converso’...

by Penny Schwartz in the Times of Israel

Published on Dec 19, 2016

Read this new article which reviews the New-York Historical Society's new exhibit which features our congregation’s history.

The First Jewish Americans

By Joanne Palmer for the Jewish Standard

Published on Dec 1, 2016

Read this article which reviews the New-York Historical Society's new exhibit which features our congregation’s history prominently and highlights the amazing resurfacing of the memoir by Luis de Carvajal the Younger, a Spanish converso who fled to Mexico, that was purchased by our member, Leonard Milberg and loaned to the museum along with many other objects from his important American Jewish collection.

Mormons: Our Work Was Key in God’s Restoration...

JNS

Published on Oct 31, 2016

Read about Rabbi Soloveichik's trip to Israel with the Mormons this past week.

A Jewish Exodus to a New Nation

By Joseph Berger for The New York Times

Published on Oct 27, 2016

 Read about the new exhibit which opened up at the New York Historical Society "The First Jewish Americans: Freedom and Culture in the New World."  The exhibit contains objects from our congregation.  

Profaning History at Touro Synagogue

Louis Solomon in the Jewish Week

Published on Jul 7, 2016

Read the opinion piece submitted to the Jewish Week by our Parnas, Louis Solomon regarding the Touro Synagogue Rimonim Case. 

God and the Fourth of July

Rabbi Meir Soloveichik in the Wall Street Journal

Published on Jul 1, 2016

In honor of Independence Day, read this article written by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik in the Wall Street Journal about the American Seal.

The Jews of the American Revolution

Rabbi Meir Soloveichik in the Wall Street Journal

Published on May 27, 2016

Renowned NY Rabbi and Scholar to Speak in...

The Jewish Voice

Published on Apr 6, 2016

It’s Older Than The US Itself — New York’s...

Zaki Cooper in the Jewish Chronicle

Published on Dec 30, 2015

When Lincoln Died on Passover: How Jews Loyal...

By Rabbi Meir Y. Soloveichik in The Weekly Standard

Published on Apr 13, 2015

Kushner High School Hosts Sephardic Heritage...

By Jonah Bash-RKYHS Sophomore for the Jewish Link of New Jersey

Published on Mar 1, 2015

How Family Holocaust Stories Became Multimedia...

By Rukhl Schaechter at FORWARD

Published on Feb 21, 2015

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks

PBS.org

Published on Feb 13, 2015

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Revolutionary War Torah Scrolls

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

1776
The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.

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