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Rabbi to Present Lecture about Hispanic Sefardim

The Jewish News of Greater Phoenix reports that Rabbi Yosef Garcia will be giving a lecture titled “Crypto Jews/Hispanic Sefardi: The Hidden Jews Among Us,” at 7-8:30 p.m. 149 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History

¿Qué es un Marrano?

Tengo la intención de traducir cada “post” en español para llegar a el número significativo de individuos de América Latina que están interesados en su ascendencia judía o en la historia de judios en Espana y Portugal. 478 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History

Christian-Jewish Relations: Marranos, Conversos & New Christians

Conversos and Marranos
The terms “Marrano” and “converso” were applied in Spain and Portugal to the descendants of baptized Jews suspected of secret adherence to Judaism. 3.783 palabras más

The Jewish Problem

Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism

I am extremely happy to announce the release of my book titled Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism.

Unlike the other books I have published this year, this work is nearly 300 pages  in length and represents many years of  research. 189 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History


How the Jews became enemy #1 of the Church of Rome.

When, at the Council of Nicaea in 325 CE, the prelates decided to revamp the image of the revered messiah Apollonius by changing his name and turning him into the son of God, the founding fathers had a problem. 737 palabras más

World Of Credit

Song From a Withered Limb: Las Posadas and the Converso Crisis of the 16th Century

The following article was originally presented  at the national conference of the Society for Crypto Jewish Studies in Dallas, Texas July 20, 2014. Mr. Reid Heller graciously allowed us to repost this. 4.582 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History