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A New Website for Crypto-Judaism

B”H

For those who follow Crypto Jewish Education, you may have noticed I have not posted as frequently as I normally do. Its not out of laziness, however! 91 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History

Samuel Usque’s Approach to Wavering Conversos

Once Conversos fled Spain and Portugal, returning to Judaism openly was not always an attractive option. Many Conversos wavered in their decision to adopt Judaism openly. 1.990 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History

Ezer Kahanoff wrote an interesting article on the relationship of the Sabbatean movement and former Conversos throughout Europe. Kahanoff discusses in part the two dominant trends in Europe at the time in the Jewish community. 80 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History

Pekudei

Some things cease existing when named. Think of silence. Think of an anonymous writer. Think of those who photograph landscapes on their smartphones. Think of the desire to understand infinite complexity. 108 palabras más

Crypto-Judaism: A Review of a Jewish Renaissance in Fifteenth Century Spain

Mark Meyerson, a well known Jewish historian, discusses the fascinating story of the town of Morvedre. This town near Valencia was largely unaffected by the riots of 1391. 109 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History

Randy Engel

Deanna’s guest today was Randy Engel. Randy is an author, writer and the founder of the U.S. Coalition for Life, (1972) an international pro-life research and investigative agency. 42 palabras más

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An Introduction to Crypto-Judaism

The phenomena of Crypto Judaism and Crypto-Jews has spurred a tremendous of interest in recent decades. Prominent scholars such as Benzion Netanyahu, the father of Benjamin Netanyahu, the current Prime Minister of Israel is one such examples. 67 palabras más

Crypto-Jewish History