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Call up to Open the Ark – Peticha
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Monday 9th December 2013

The Ark in the Synagogue is a reminder of the original Ark that the Israelites took with them in the wilderness which contained the original tablets of stone on which the Torah was written. Opening the Ark is a special honour because the Torah itself is the holiest of all objects in Jewish life.