Congregation Beth Elohim in Park Slope dedicates new Torah for 150th anniversary
A Park Slope temple celebrated its 150th anniversary today by dedicating a new Torah.
Members of Congregation Beth Elohim say the new Torah is special because it's the first Torah in New York City to be completed by a woman.
The temple's annual Sukkot block party, complete with live music and arts and crafts, followed the Torah dedication. ...