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Synagogue
By Edition On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Special conference in Israel for Catholics and Jews

WILLEMSTAD - Rabbi Daniel Kripper from Aruba and Hazzan Avery Tracht, the Spiritual Leader of Mikvé Israel-Emanuel, better known as the SNOA on Curaçao, have both been invited by the Catholic Church to a special More...

Curacao
By Edition On Friday, January 29th, 2016
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In Curacao, they built their shul on sand

It’s an average Monday afternoon and Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue, in Willemstad, Curacao, is bustling. There are many visitors in the adjacent museum and in the sandy-floored main synagogue a young girl, a More...

Synagogue
By Edition On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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The liqueur-making Jews of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD – According to Leah Falk of the popular food and drink website forward.com, you should check your margarita glass when talking about the oldest continually active Jewish congregation in the Americas. Congregation More...

CuracaoMikveIsrael
By Edition On Thursday, March 6th, 2014
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Jewish communities of the Caribbean documented in pictures

NEW YORK, USA -- Now facing extinction, the Sephardic Jewish communities of the Caribbean were once so strong and influential that they helped fuel the success of the American Revolution, and finance the first synagogues More...