“Synagogue” in the news

Example collocations

first synagogue
new synagogue
synagogue building
synagogue was built

Publications and example sentences

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The New York Times
· Norman Lamm, 92, Dies; Rescued Yeshiva U. From Brink of Bankruptcy  
The administrator, George Finkelstein, went on to teach at a school in Florida and was later posted to a synagogue in Jerusalem.  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· Bringing the Outside Inside Your Home  
After merging with a neighboring conservative synagogue last year and absorbing new members, the temple expanded its footprint with a 10,000-square-foot addition situated in a wooded area.  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· Building a New Sanctuary on Long Island for Culture Lovers  
Eager to draw upon Sag Harbor’s history — the village is home to a vibrant and longstanding African-American community and Long Island’s first synagogue, and is a haven for artists and writers — Ms. Gornik and Mr. Fischl have transformed the church into a community arts center and artists’ residency.  Copy example sentence
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The Guardian
· Clergy up in arms as Church of England archbishops resist move to reopen churches  
Churches, mosques, synagogues and temples are due to open under step three of the government’s recovery plan on 4 July at the earliest, along with hairdressers, cinemas and pubs.  Copy example sentence
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The China Post
· A year later, motive of Virginia mass shooting still unclear  
Two happened at schools in Florida and Texas, continuing a string of attacks on children, while shootings at an El Paso Walmart and a Pittsburgh synagogue were motivated by racism and anti-Semitism, respectively.  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· Rabbis to Return to German Military Amid Growing Anti-Semitism  
Anti-Semitic crimes rose 13 percent, more than 90 percent of them attributed to far-right extremists, including an attack in October on a synagogue in Halle, where a gunman was prevented from entering the building but killed two people on the street.  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· Supreme Court, in 5-4 Decision, Rejects Church’s Challenge to Shutdown Order  
“Today, I’m identifying houses of worship — churches, synagogues and mosques — as essential places that provide essential services,” he said, adding: “The governors need to do the right thing and allow these very important, essential places of faith to open right now, for this weekend.  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· George Floyd's Death, Protests, Coronavirus: America Is a Tinderbox  
The Trump presidency has been marked by shocking spasms of right-wing violence: the white nationalist riot in Charlottesville, Va., the massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, the mass shooting targeting Latinos in El Paso.  Copy example sentence
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The Guardian
· A comic for Covid-19: the tale of a plague-hit Derbyshire village  
With the synagogue shut in Burton’s Salford neighbourhood, the local rabbi has become equally inventive.  Copy example sentence
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FRANCE 24
· Israel looks to export its coronavirus coping skills  
Israeli officials, mindful of the Jewish festival of Shavuot which began on Thursday evening, have urged French Jews to delay opening their synagogues for the time being and urged setting up medical committees to monitor the health of their community, according to viewers of an online discussion between a Paris Jewish leader and Israeli officials.  Copy example sentence