Congregation attends Yom Kippur services following swastika incident

Yom Kippur services were held at Temple Beth Shalom Tuesday night, just 48 hours after Nazi symbols were found on the wall of the cemetery.

Yom Kippur services were held at Temple Beth Shalom Tuesday night, just 48 hours after Nazi symbols were found on the wall of the cemetery.

Yom Kippur services were held at Temple Beth Shalom Tuesday night, just 48 hours after Nazi symbols were found on the wall of the cemetery. (10/11/16)

FLORIDA - The Congregation of Temple Beth Shalom attended Yom Kippur services Tuesday night, just 48 hours after Nazi symbols were found on the wall of the cemetery.

Police say the cemetery, which is located in Orange County in the village of Florida, was spray painted with swastikas and the words "SS" and "Heil Hitler."

Rabbi Rebecca Shinder says the Nazi symbols shocked the entire community but have made everyone stronger. Shinder says her message for Yom Kippur is one of healing.

Yom Kippur is the holiest night of the year on the Jewish calendar. It's a time for reflection, fasting and holding strong to their faith. 

Shinder says she plans to take the congregation to the cemetery Sunday to confront the messages of hate head on.

A $10,000 reward from an anonymous donor is being offered in an effort to catch the vandals.

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