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Community Geniza Burial
Congregation Etz Chayim and Bnay Abraham Cemetery are once again donating space for burial of our community Genizah. A Genizah is a collection of sacred texts and ritual items which are no longer usable.
Items which contain the Divine Name must be buried, returned to the earth as we would bury a loved one or friend. We are prohibited from destroying God’s name .
Chesed Shel Emes receives books, papers and ritual items throughout the year . We will be burying our Genizah on Thursday, October 19th, 2017 at 11:00 AM. at Bnay Abraham Cemetery.
Everyone is welcome to join us for a short service led by Cantor Tracy Kasner Greaves, followed by the burial. Please let us know if you will be material to be buried that day.
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