“Whether a person breaks into a random building, or specifically targets a synagogue, it still has a terribly pernicious effect.”
The Torahs were being stored in the garage in preparation for burial in the synagogue’s cemetery.
“It was a huge innovation in any kind of manuscript production to have this much information on a single page and for it to still make sense.”
“It’s obviously not something that you see appear at a Goodwill store.”
“This loud, bombastic, over-the-top narrative is Torah and also comic books.”
“I do think mutual understanding is vital. At the end you might get a disagreement, but at least it’s informed.”
It’s international siblings day, so we ranked biblical siblings from most-to-least horrifying.
“Ki beiti beit tefillah yikarei l’chol ha-‘amim — ‘may my house be a house of prayer for many nations.’ We were not formed as a theocracy.
A car swerved in front of him to keep him from leaving. “That’s when things got really scary,” Yehudah Webster said.
“Thank goodness Rabbi Diamond and Sandy (who took the photo) are safe,” the Facebook post read. “Please, follow instructions and stay safe.”