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    • New Torah Dedicated at Young Israel of Phoenix, 1997

    • New Torah Dedicated at Young Israel of Phoenix, 1997
    • Unknown
    • Torah scrolls; Orthodox Judaism
    • Almost 200 people were part of a joyful procession through the streets of Phoenix on September 21, 1997. The procession began after the completion of a new torah at Rabbi Chaim Silver's house. It ended at Young Israel, an orthodox synagogue in...
    • Young Israel Completes Torah, 1997

    • Young Israel Completes Torah, 1997
    • Unknown
    • Torah scrolls; Orthodox Judaism
    • Rabbi Zvi Chaim Pincus (far right) completes a new torah for Young Israel. The torah was commissioned by valley architect Irwin Pasternack in honor of his late fiancé, Dana Cheryl Beitscher. Pasternack also created the Dana Cheryl Beitscher...
    • Beth Hebree Torah, 1951

    • Beth Hebree Torah, 1951
    • Markow Photography
    • Jewish life; Orthodox Judaism; Torah
    • More than 500 people attended a Siyum Hatorah (completion of a sefer Torah) at Beth Hebree Congregation on April 29, 1951. The Torah was donated by Rabbi A.L. Krohn of Temple Beth Israel. Beth Hebree Congregation, also known as Beth Hebrew and...
    • Romanian Torah Examined, 2003

    • Romanian Torah Examined, 2003
    • Unknown
    • Temple Beth Israel (Phoenix, Ariz.); Torah; synagogues
    • Rabbi Yitzchak Goldstein and Rabbi Yitzchak Steiner unroll a Torah at Temple Beth Israel to examine its condition. The Torah scroll, originally written in Romania, is believed to be about 80 years old.
    • Torah Scroll, 1997

    • Torah Scroll, 1997
    • Mark Gluckman
    • Torah
    • This picture shows the engraving on the torah dedicated to Young Israel by Irwin G. Pasternack.
    • Torah has new home at Young Israel, 1997

    • Torah has new home at Young Israel, 1997
    • Unknown
    • Torah scrolls; Orthodox Judaism
    • Rabbi Zvi Chaim Pincus (left), Rabbi Chaim Silver (center), and Irwin Pasternack (right) celebrate as a new torah is placed in the ark at Young Israel.
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 1991

    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 1991
    • Conzelman, Karen (ed.); Greening, Cynthia L. (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries from the 1991 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      First Place
      Short Story: Hero Of The Gap by H. Lee Barnes 5
      Poetry:...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1996

    • Arizona Highways, April 1996
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, The faithful seek miracles at Mission San Xavier, by Kathleen Walker.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 DeGrazia: Portrait of a Colorful, Unorthodox Artist, by Karen...
    • Procession to Young Israel, 1997

    • Procession to Young Israel, 1997
    • Mark Gluckman
    • synagogues
    • Members of Young Israel carry a new torah through the streets to their congregation where the torah will be housed.
    • Dennis Concini, 1983

    • Dennis Concini, 1983
    • unknown
    • Government; Arizona government and politics
    • In 1983, Senator Dennis De Concini was given a Torah Award by Ahavat Torah Congregation President Bob Weinstein.
    • Beth Hebrew Congregation Receives Torah, 1982

    • Beth Hebrew Congregation Receives Torah, 1982
    • Unknown
    • Synagogues
    • Beth Hebrew Congregation receives a torah as a gift from Mr. and Mrs. Herman Klein in memory of their son Kenneth. From left: Mr. Herman Klein, Beth Hebrew's ritual chairman Harry Ginis, and Cantor Erwin Kuper.
    • Ahavat Torah Groundbreaking

    • Ahavat Torah Groundbreaking
    • Unknown
    • Synagogues
    • Rabbi Stuart K. Lipson (left), Scottsdale Mayor Herbert Drinkwater (center), and Congregation President Robert Weinstein (right), address Ahavat Torah Congregation members at the groundbreaking for their new sanctuary. The sanctuary was designed by...
    • Rabbi Plotkin's First Consecration Class, 1955

    • Rabbi Plotkin's First Consecration Class, 1955
    • Bob Markow Photography
    • Jewish life; Temple Beth Israel (Phoenix, Ariz.)
    • Rabbi Albert Plotkin of Temple Beth Israel poses with his first Consecration class in 1955. In Reform congregations, Consecration marks the beginning of child's formal Jewish education. Each child is holding a gift, possibly containing a small...
    • The Mighty Maccabees, 1986

    • The Mighty Maccabees, 1986
    • Unknown
    • Hanukkah; Holidays, Jewish; Jewish youth
    • Preschoolers from Scottsdale's Ahavat Torah congregation are dressed up as Maccabees for Hanukkah.
    • Consecration Celebration, 1985

    • Consecration Celebration, 1985
    • Unknown
    • Temple Beth Israel (Phoenix, Ariz.); Jewish youth
    • Temple Beth Israel religious school students are presented with individual torah scrolls during a consecration celebration.
    • Sherman Minkoff, 1999

    • Sherman Minkoff, 1999
    • Unknown
    • synagogues; minyan
    • Sherman Minkoff reads from the torah during a daily minyan at Beth El Congregation.
    • Jewish Education at Temple Chai, 1997

    • Jewish Education at Temple Chai, 1997
    • Unknown
    • synagogues;
    • During Temple Chai's Jewish education class, "A Taste of Judaism! Are you Curious", Sharona Feller explains that a 'yad' - translated as hand - is used to point to the words in the Torah, so that it does not become damaged by skin oils.

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