The Synagogue. Jewish place of prayer, community, and education Services daily but main service on Friday night and Saturday morning Requires a minyan = at least ten adults over the age of 13 Usually led by rabbi = religious leader and teacher. Interior. All Synagogues contain.
Rabbi holding a Torah scroll – the scrolls are written in Hebrew by hand on parchment
Orthodox synagogues separate men and women at worship. They have a divider called a mechitzah between the two sections of the synagogue.
Different branches of Judaism have different attitudes towards these laws: