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New Orleans area Jews prepare for a wet, powerless Shabbat

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/nation/article/new_orleans_area_jews_prepare_for_a_wet_powerless_shabbat

Of all the unknowns being discussed as Hurricane Isaac approached New Orleans, members of Congregation Shir Chadash knew one thing for certain. “Nobody wanted to be the person that said, ‘Oh let’s not move the Torahs this time,’” said Rabbi Ethan Linden. “We sort of went into our hurricane action mode and did the best we could.”

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