Consistoire central israélite de France Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Corporate Entity

Name Forms

  • Consistoire central israélite de France
  • Consistoire central

External Documents

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    The Israelite Central Consistory of France is an institution set up by Napoleon I by the Imperial Decree of 17 March 1808 to administer Jewish worship and congregations in France. He also directed the establishment of regional Israelite Consistories, subordinate to the Central Consistory, across France.