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date: 28 September 2022

UNITED SYNAGOGUE, 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion
Author(s):
Adele BerlinAdele Berlin, Maxine GrossmanMaxine Grossman

Orthodox synagogue organization in England, constituted by an act of Parliament in 1870. The United Synagogue (US) embraces synagogues in Greater London and certain provincial towns; these are divided into constituent, district, and associated synagogues. It is administered by a council, and according to its constitution, the British chief rabbi is its sole recognized religious authority. It maintains the London ... ...

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