Christian Gives Ruined Torah Scrolls Jewish Burial

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c. 2005 Religion News Service NEW ORLEANS _ Working alone with a shovel in her back yard two weeks after Hurricane Katrina, a Christian woman honored Jewish tradition and carefully buried the ruined sacred Torahs of a flooded New Orleans synagogue, to the relief of its distressed members who could not care for the scrolls […]

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