West End Synagogue
West End Synagogue, originally Khal Kodesh Adath Israel and known for a while as the Gay Street Synagogue, is a historic congregation in Nashville. It is Conservative and dates to the 1850s.
Percival Goodman designed its sanctuary in 1950 with a flexible arrangement that was widely imitated. The synagogue includes the Beit Miriam Religious School. Alumni of the school include Rosalind Helderman.
Arthur Hertzbeg was the rabbi from 1947 until 1956.
- Congregation Sherith Israel (Nashville, Tennessee), a historic Orthodox synagogue in Nashville
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