Video: Only One Sefer Torah Saved in Massive Blaze that Destroyed New Brunswick’s Historic Shul

ywVIDEO: The massive fire occurred Friday afternoon. The Shul, built in 1903, was the last Shul in the city.

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5 COMMENTS

  1. This is so sad. I’ve seen pics of this shul. It’s absolutely beautiful. It’s doubly sad, tragic, even, they didn’t have a fireproof safe for the sifrei Torah.

  2. I, along with many other families over the years, spent a beautiful Shabbos vacationing in the Hyatt right down the street and had the zechus of davening in this beautiful shul. The Rav, Rabbi Mykoff, is a very special man. The historic shul was a picture into the struggle that dwindling Yiddeshe populations face across the nation. A real loss!

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