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Megillah – April 2017

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Megillah – March 2017

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Megillah – February 2017

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How many Holocaust scrolls do we have at TBD?

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From the beginning of my tenure at our synagogue, I was told that the middle scroll in our ark was our Holocaust scroll. I believed this because the parchment looks burnt and damaged in many places. By the way, we use this Torah regularly. Most of our Bnei Mitzvah students carry it because it is lighter than the other Torahs. We read from it during our Second Day Rosh Hashanah service at the Huntington Beach pier and at select times throughout the year such as at Shavuot. I have been aware that the seams are coming apart especially at the...

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Megillah – January 2017

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