Adath at 100

Adath Israel Congregation was founded on October 15, 1923 in Trenton, New Jersey. We have a number of events planned to celebrate the incredible milestone of our 100th Anniversary.

View the calendar of 100th Anniversary events

From the Archives

Throughout our 100th Anniversary year Rabbi Adler will be sharing some important moments from Adath’s history contained in the Linder Archives at the synagogue.

Adath’s Beginnings

While Adath was founded on October 15, 1923, the process that led to the creation of our synagogue actually began with a letter dated November 2, 1920. In my sermon on the first day of Rosh Hashanah 2022, I explore the reasons why a group of 18 Jewish residents of Trenton invited their fellow community members to join them at a meeting to discuss the creation of a new Conservative synagogue in the city. Their situation has many parallels to ours today. (more…)