New York City's Shearith Israel is appealing a lower court ruling saying it is no longer the trustee for the nation's oldest Jewish congregation.
Touro Synagogue and Congregation Shearith Israel are going forward with dueling lawsuits over a set of Torah scroll decorations. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
A federal judge in Rhode Island will meet with leaders of the first Jewish congregation in the United States and its oldest synagogue over a set of ritual Torah decorations. More ▸