Maguen David Synagogue

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Maguen David Synagogue
בית הכנסת מגן דוד
Maguen David Synagogue.JPG
Exterior of synagogue
Basic information
Location 2 Calle SO, no. 93
(15 Avenida SO y 16 Avenida SO)
Barrio Supaya
San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Geographic coordinates 15°30′23″N 88°02′08″W / 15.506273°N 88.035604°W / 15.506273; -88.035604Coordinates: 15°30′23″N 88°02′08″W / 15.506273°N 88.035604°W / 15.506273; -88.035604
Affiliation Judaism
State Cortés
Status Active
Website Comunidad Judia de Honduras
Completed 1997

The Maguen David Synagogue (Hebrew: בית הכנסת מגן דוד‎‎) in San Pedro Sula, Honduras is one of only two synagogues in the entire country.[1] Built in 1997, it serves as the central gathering place of the tiny Jewish community of San Pedro Sula.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rosen, Rachel. "Honduras". Jewish Virtual Library. Retrieved 20 October 2009.