November 6th, 2004

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A true story

Forty years ago, a synagogue in London was contacted by the Czech government with a very unusual proposition. Collapse )

  • More detailed version of this story. There are several versions of this online, because lots of the synagogues and organizations that have the scrolls also have websites about their amazing history; this is just the first hit that happened to come up.
  • Relevant pictures from a scribe's blog. If you want more information about Torah scrolls and scribes then this site is probably a good place to look.
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