In a processional, torahs are brought into the sanctuary by congregational leaders at Congregation B’Nai Israel to be placed in the ark on Saturday, March 11, 2000. The Saturday service marked the first time the sanctuary has been used since the synagogue was firebombed in June 1999. There is a plan to find a permanent replacement for the sanctuary.
In a processional, torahs are brought into the sanctuary by congregational leaders at Congregation B’Nai Israel to be placed in the ark on Saturday, March 11, 2000. The Saturday service marked the first time the sanctuary has been used since the synagogue was firebombed in June 1999. There is a plan to find a permanent replacement for the sanctuary. DICK SCHMIDT Sacramento Bee Staff Photo
In a processional, torahs are brought into the sanctuary by congregational leaders at Congregation B’Nai Israel to be placed in the ark on Saturday, March 11, 2000. The Saturday service marked the first time the sanctuary has been used since the synagogue was firebombed in June 1999. There is a plan to find a permanent replacement for the sanctuary. DICK SCHMIDT Sacramento Bee Staff Photo

Sacramento recalls 1999 synagogue firebombings by white supremacist brothers

June 18, 2014 12:00 AM