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Birmingham Hebrew Congregation

(Singers Hill Synagogue)

Birmingham, West Midlands

 

 

   
 


First posted on JCR-UK: 5 February 2015
Latest revision or update: 6 February 2015

Birmingham Hebrew Congregation
Stained Glass Windows
Souvenir Booklet
1963


Cover Page
 

We are extremely grateful to
Natalie Elgrod
for kindly providing JCR-UK with a copy of this souvenir booklet.

 


Table of Contents
 

Preliminary Pages (including view of Synagogue interior)

Contents Page

Pages 1 to 6

Introduction by Philip Bloom

Forward by Rev. Chaim Pearl

"A dream come true" by Joseph Cohen


Lower Level Windows - Main Synagogue

Page  7

Plan showing Lower Level Windows

Pages  8 to 10

Windows depicting:- Sabbath; Passover; Shavuoth; Succoth: Rosh Hashana; Yom Kippur

Pages 11 to 13

Windows depicting:- Jerusalem in Glory; Temple Menorah; Incense before the Ark; The Exiles' Return; World Aid to Israel; Israel Reborn


Page 14

The Guild Windows


Upper Level Windows - Main Synagogue

Page 15

Plan showing Upper Level Windows

Pages 16 to 19

Windows depicting:- World Aid to Israel; Israel Reborn; David and Goliath; Rebecca; Abraham and Isaac; Ezra; Emergence of Israel; Martyrdom of the Jews

Pages 20 to 22

Windows depicting:-  Moses; Jacob's Ladder; Miriam; Moses Striking the Rock; Joseph; The Messianic Age


The Children's Synagogue Windows

Pages 23 to 26

The Children's Synagogue, and windows depicting:- Pesach; Shavuoth; Succoth; Rosh Hashana; Yom Kippur; The Sabbath; The Torah; The Temple Menorah; Tablets of the Law


Page 27 - Epilogue

 


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