Touro Synagogue

Congregation using Touro Synagogue granted temporary stay on eviction

BY: - September 18, 2023

PROVIDENCE — The Jewish congregation currently using North America’s oldest synagogue for worship can stay, for now.  Rhode Island Superior Court Associate Justice Maureen Keogh issued a temporary stay order on the eviction of Congregation Jeshuat Israel from Newport’s Touro Synagogue following a hearing in Rhode Island Superior Court on Thursday, Sept. 14. “The Court made […]

Hearing on Touro Synagogue eviction set for Sept. 14

BY: - September 11, 2023

PROVIDENCE — The owners and the occupants of North America’s oldest standing synagogue will go to court next week over an eviction order recently issued by a Superior Court judge in Newport. A hearing on a stay motion on the order issued against Congregation Jeshuat Israel will take place at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. […]