Speech given by Rabbi Yitzchak Mizrahi during the ceremony dedicating the Martin Chait Torah on 4 December 2016.
Category: Community history
Stories about the Wellington (and New Zealand) Jewish community.
The Wellington orthodox Jewish community celebrated the dedication of the first sefer Torah to be written specifically for the congregation in its 173-year history.
The Wellington Jewish community will be marking ANZAC Day and the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings this Shabbat with a couple of specific events at the Centre in addition to public commemorations in Wellington:
This month marks the anniversary of the publication of A Standard for the People in 1995.