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German community dedicates new synagogue

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/german_community_dedicates_new_synagogue_20100316

More than 70 years after its synagogue was destroyed by Nazi rioters, the German town of Herford dedicated a new Jewish house of worship. In a ceremony Sunday, local and national Jewish leaders and clergy joined to unveil the new structure, which will serve the 106-member community -- 90 percent are immigrants from the former Soviet Union.

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