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Tag: Torah Scrolls
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July 8, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Rabbi Abner Weiss is looking through the closet that holds his shul. There are two Torah scrolls lying face up on shelves, the gold mechitza curtains are hung against the wall and the mini-weekday ark is facing the closet door.
"'Have ark will travel' -- that's our motto," Weiss...
May 15, 2003 | 8:00 pm
On May 7, at about 6:30 a.m., I was awakened by a call informing me that an incendiary bomb had been thrown through the stained-glass window of our sanctuary at Valley Beth Shalom. I rushed to the temple, only to find that our custodians, uninstructed by any temple official, had...
August 22, 2002 | 8:00 pm
December 14, 2000 | 7:00 pm