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New sefer Torah welcomed

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.


Sofer Rabbi Azriel Glick writes the Martin Chait Torah.

Sofer Rabbi Azriel Glick writes the Martin Chait Torah. Photo by Michelle Jacobson.


The project to write a sefer Torah specifically for the community was initiated by life-long community member Martin Chait before he passed away last year aged 75. Martin was a well-kno