Temple Israel Of Harlem In Harlem 1888-1906 Posted on 06/11/2019 by Harlem World Magazine — Leave a reply Sign-Up for Constant Contact e-mail marketing! Temple Israel was founded in 1870 as Congregation “Hand in Hand” (Yod b’Yod in Hebrew) in the then remote Jewish community of Harlem. Continue Reading → Harlem World Magazine, relies on its readers for support. You can help us by supporting us today! Your contribution supports more local, Harlem coverage from Harlem World. Thank you!