Rabbi William H. Fineshriber
Rabbi William Fineshriber
In 1924, Dr. William H. Fineshriber
was called to the pulpit of Keneseth Israel.
He was the first American-born rabbi to serve the congregation and introduced both the Union Prayer Book and the Bar Mitzvah to KI.
was succeeded in 1949 by Dr. Bertram W. Korn, who grew up in Keneseth Israel.