Over the last year, Temple B’rith Sholom and Temple Israel have pursued a joint Torah restoration project as a way of educating us on the important aspects of the Torah’ s hand-crafted traditions.
Rabbi Yochanan Nathan of Chicago has almost completed the repairs and will return with the Torahs to Springfield to complete them with our help. On Sunday, June 30th Rabbi Nathan make a presentation about his work as a “sofer” (scribe) on our Torahs. Temple Israel’s presentation is scheduled for 12:30 p.m.. Then at 2:30 p.m., Rabbi Nathan will come to Temple B’rith Sholom, to present our Torah and complete its repair as we participate. You are invited to attend his very important presentation More details of the event are forthcoming.