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‘Tent’ meeting showcases new spirit of synagogues

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/tent_meeting_showcases_new_spirit_of_synagogues_20071130

A crowd of 4,500 gathered recently at the ornate Fox Theater in Atlanta for a celebration of Jewish spirit and synagogue life that can accurately be described as a Jewish tent meeting. "Hallelu Atlanta" was an extraordinary moment in the history of one of the fastest-growing Jewish communities in North America. The afternoon gathering held significance, meaning and purpose far beyond what may have appeared to be simply a concert featuring a who's who of Jewish music.

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