Temple Beth-El (Casablanca)
בית הכנסת בית-אל
|Location||67, Rue Jaber ben Hayane (ex. Verlet Hanus).|
|Ecclesiastical or organizational status||Active|
|Leadership||Rabbi J. Azuelos|
The Temple Beth-El (Hebrew: בית הכנסת בית-אל) is a Jewish synagogue in Casablanca, Morocco. While the city boasts more than 30 synagogues, Beth-El is often considered the center piece of a once vibrant Jewish community. Its stained glass windows and other artistic elements, is what attracts tourists to this synagogue. The temple was completely refurbished in 1997.
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