Wedding Outside Maghen Avraham

Personal Stories

Because the Jewish community of Lebanon was always small, it was also tight knit. Lebanese identity has always been important to Lebanese Jews many whom are still engaged with their homeland... Read More

Jewish History

Beginning in biblical times, Jewish communities established themselves in Lebanon, primarily near Beirut. Lebanese Jews participated in the struggle for independence and strongly identified with being Lebanese. Read More


The Jews of Lebanon contributed heavily to the cultural patchwork of people that make up the country. Many Lebanese Jews whose ancestors came from around the region brought a rich culture with them. Read More