Secure Community Network: Houses of Worship

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This article shares the possible threats and their effects on synagogues.


effects of violence on congregations, types of possible violence, risk assessment

Recommended Audience

clergy and facility managers, especially Jewish



Practical Applications

  • Understand possible facility threats that impact congregants’ safety.
  • Proactively consider how an act of violence could impact your congregation.

About the Contributor

Abby Miller

Abby Miller consults with congregations in northeast Indiana. She has experience resource consulting with congregations from her year as a Center intern in 2018. Abby received her undergraduate degree in ministry leadership from International House of Prayer University in Kansas City and her master’s degree in ministry at Indiana Wesleyan University-Wesley Seminary. She enjoys design and creativity in her free time. 

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