Skip to main content

Central Texas faith leaders and politicians rebuke antisemitic incidents after fire outside Austin synagogue

Austin fire officials said they’re investigating a Sunday incident that caused about $25,000 in damage as a potential arson.

Rabbi Neil Blumofe spoke at a press conference at the Dell Jewish Community Center on Nov. 1, 2021, after a fire outside Con…
Outside of the sanctuary at Congregation Beth Israel on Nov. 1, 2021. Late Sunday night, Oct. 31, 2021, an unknown indivudal…
Director of Community Engagement at Congregation Beth Israel Harold Wilensky outside of the synagogue on Nov. 1, 2021. Congr…
Mayor Steve Adler during an interview after a press conference at the Dell Jewish Community Center on Nov. 1, 2021.

Quality journalism doesn't come free

Yes, I'll donate today