The Ben Ezra Synagogue, also known as El-Geniza Synagogue or the Synagogue of the Palestinians, was originally a Coptic Orthodox Christian church that was sold to the Jews in the 9th century

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Ben Ezra Synagogue, Cairo

The Ben Ezra Synagogue, also known as El-Geniza Synagogue or the Synagogue of the Palestinians, was originally a Coptic Orthodox Christian church that was sold to the Jews in the 9th century.

The Ben Ezra Synagogue, also known as El-Geniza Synagogue or the Synagogue of the Palestinians, was originally a Coptic Orthodox Christian church that was sold to the Jews in the 9th century. It was once home to the 140,000 fragments of medieval Hebrew and Jewish literature that were discovered in the Geniza (repository), which are now in university libraries at Cambridge, England.


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About Ben Ezra Synagogue

 Kom Ghorab, Misr Al Qadimah, Cairo Governorate, Egypt

 +20 128 789 6125

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