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Torah Scrolls

103 Stolen Torah Scrolls Found In Russia By Hungarian Jewish Leaders

AP | Posted 02.18.2014 | Religion

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian Jewish leaders say they have found 103 Torah scrolls taken from Hungary during the Holocaust in a Russian library...

Hungarian Jews Demand Russia To Return Scrolls Stolen During WWII

Reuters | Michael Winfrey | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

PRAGUE, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Hungarian Jews have asked Russia to return scrolls and valuable religious items looted by Nazis and the Red Army in World...

Stolen Torah Scrolls Returned To Karlsburg Synagogue

nytimes.com | TRYMAINE LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Five Torah scrolls stolen from a Brooklyn synagogue last week were turned over to the Brooklyn district attorney's office on Saturday night, according...

Michoel Streicher, Jewish Cantor, In Prison For $36,000 Theft

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A noted singer of Jewish music is headed for prison after being convicted of stealing $36,000 from a New York City woman who says the...

Torah Scrolls Worth More Than $30,000 Each Stolen From Karlsburg Synagogue, Brooklyn

nytimes.com | KAREN ZRAICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Five sacred Torah scrolls valued at more than $30,000 each were stolen from a Brooklyn synagogue early Wednesday morning, the police said, leaving con...

Exploiting Torah Scrolls: A Morally Reprehensible Scam

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Menachem Rosensaft

Menachem Youlus promises Jewish congregations a tangible link to their past. What he delivers to them, however, is nothing more than a shadowy facsimile of a Holocaust Torah.