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  • The last link to a doomed Jewish community in Crete watches its rebirth with gratitude

    HANIA, Crete (JTA) — On Sunday, 263 candles will be lit at a special interfaith memorial service at this lovely city’s historic Etz Hayyim Synagogue. The names of local Jews who perished during the Holocaust will be read before a delegation that is expected to include Chief Rabbi Gabriel Negrin of Athens, Greek Orthodox and…