Speech given by Rabbi Yitzchak Mizrahi during the ceremony dedicating the Martin Chait Torah on 4 December 2016.
Category: Community history
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.