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Pennies for Heaven
The History of American Synagogues and Money
Daniel Judson

Brandeis University Press


• Acknowledgments
• Introduction
• “The Foundation Stones Are Now for Sale”: 1728–1805
• “So Paltry a Way of Support”: 1805–1865

Mushroom Synagogues, Free Synagogues, and the Hazan Craze: 1865–1919
• “No Aristocracy and No Snobocracy: In God’s House All Must Be Equal”: 1919–1945
• “If It Has to Be Done, It Should at Least Be Done in a Dignified Way”: 1945–Today
• Conclusion: Today–Tomorrow
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

Fri, 2 Mar 2018 15:00:25 -0500