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Back to the Future

From the October 1997 Print Edition

Religion and State in the American Jewish Experience Edited by Jonathan D. Sarna and David G. Dalin University of Notre Dame Press, 368 pages, $40 In 1813, the trustees of Shearith Israel Congregation in New York City joined a heated debate over aid to private schools. They petitioned the state . . . . Continue Reading »