I've Always Wondered
What Is that Flame-Like Light Above the Ark? Published August 24-25, 2018.

In our Faye Rubenstein Weiss Sanctuary, a beautiful room, the flame-like wrought-iron light above the Ark is the Ner Tamid, the Eternal Light.  We have Eternal Lights above the Arks in all our praying spaces. Flames have played an important symbolic role in Judaism.  In the Temple in Jerusalem there was of course fire for […]

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