Mezuzah hung in Delaware governor’s mansion


(JTA) — Delaware’s first Jewish governor hung a mezuzah at the governor’s mansion in Dover.

Among those joining Jack Markel in Tuesday’s ceremony in the capital were Rabbi Peter Grumbacher of the governor’s synagogue, Congregation Beth Emeth in Wilmington; Rabbi Steven Saks of the Rabbinical Association of Delaware; and Glenn Engelmann, president of the Jewish Federation of Delaware, according to the Sussex Countian.

Markel received the mezuzah as an inauguration gift, according to the report.

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