Dec. 16, 1684

Rescript, issued by the Danish Chancellery to the Police Chief of Copenhagen [Present-day Denmark]: “Those of the Jewish nation who, with royal permission, reside in the aforementioned 20 houses, may worship there together, with morning and evening prayers and hymns, though only in closed chambers and without any sermon, so as not to cause any offense.” [Researcher’s note: Copenhagen’s first synagogue was not inaugurated until 1833.]
Cohen, Asser Daniel. De Mosaiske troesbekjenderes stilling i Danmark forhen og nu: historisk fremstillet i et tidsløb af naesten 200 aar, tilligemed alle lovsteder og offentlige foranstaltninger dem angaande, som ere udkomne fra 1651 til 1836. (The position of the Mosaic believers in Denmark, before and now: historically produced over a period of nearly 200 years, as well as all laws and public measures relating to the same which were published from 1651 to 1836). Forfatterens: Odense (Denmark), 1837; Page 171. Researched by Dominik Jacobs 6/12/2020