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Celebrating the Completion of the "Torah for the Future"

Handwritten literally under "missile attacks from Gaza" by an outstanding scribe in Ashdod, Israel, this Torah is invariably our boldest initiative. It is the first ever commissioned expressly for Chofetz Chayim and the Southwest Torah Institute.

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An Appointment Made 80 Years Ago

by Rabbi Israel Becker published in the Arizona Jewish Post

One winter night in the mid-1960s, when I was a young teenager, the stage was set for a very important meeting in Israel this past May. Unbeknownst to me, the true genesis for this meeting had begun some 80 years ago.

On that winter night, a man arrived at my childhood home. I had never seen him before...

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Perach Yisroel Community Mikveh

Since it’s opening in 2004, the Perach Yisroel Community Mikveh has proudly served the Tucson Jewish Community, regardless of Jewish affiliation ...

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The Southwest Torah Institute connects thousands of people of the Tucson Jewish community to their Judaism through stimulating learning experiences...

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