Just before Rosh HaShanah, I had the pleasure of being up close and personal with a Torah scroll. My mentor, Dr. Hollisa Alewine, author of the… 869 more words
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Shalom everyone! The following are video clips of members of the Igbo Jewish community of Nigeria celebrating the dedication of a new sefer Torah ( 39 more words
Hosea 3:4-5 For the children of Israel shall dwell many days without king or prince, without sacrifice or pillar, without ephod or household gods. Afterward the children of Israel shall return and seek the Lord their God, and David their king, and they shall come in fear to the Lord and to his goodness in the latter days. 417 more words
Image: The new Torah scroll dedicated Temple Sinai of Oakland, CA on January 29, 2016. Photo by Susan Krauss, who retains all rights.
Last week I had the opportunity to participate in a once-in-a-lifetime event: my congregation dedicated a new Torah scroll. 534 more words