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Exodus refugee ship

Photographs of the Exodus refugee ship

Activities: Hamantaschen Recipe  Great for a Jewish food - Is it from the Israel region?  This might be moved to a different category!

Hamantaschen Recipe

Introduce your child to baking with traditional Hamantaschen, or jam-filled buttery cookies that are usually made for Purim.

▶ Jewish History - Jewish Diaspora 1Christianity from Judaism to Constantine: Cras - YouTube

Documentary on the history of Judaism, the Bible (Torah/Tanakh) and the Jewish people of Israel.

New York is spending $1 billion to tear down a one-mile highway with a controversial history

New York is spending $1 billion to tear down a one-mile highway with a controversial history

10 teens across America reveal what their lives are like and what they think about the country

This volume is a comprehensive overview of Jewish life, from its origins in the ancient Near East to its impact on contemporary popular culture. The twenty-one essays, arranged historically and thematically, and written specially for this volume by leading scholars, examine the development of Judaism and the evolution of Jewish history and culture over many centuries and in a range of locales.

The Cambridge guide to Jewish history, religion, and culture

Arrival of Jews into the THeresienstadt ghetto/concentration camp

Arrival of Jews into the Theresienstadt ghetto/concentration camp.The History Place - Holocaust Timeline: Theresienstadt

The history of Tetragrammaton is mysterious and long. It was a symbol of profound meaning in ancient cultures across time.

The history of Tetragrammaton is mysterious and long. It was a symbol of profound meaning in ancient cultures across time.

Projections of Life: Jewish Life before World War II...Family home movies are shown here.

Rare, intimate home movies—depicting family life, birthday parties, vacations, and more—provide a glimpse into the lives of Jewish individuals who were soon .

Note for Tevye's home, Note uneven structure-  Sonsnowice Shtetl

A Shtetl, similar to the type that Jewish emigres and refugees to the empire would have lived it.

By traditional Jewish law, one cannot shop on the Sabbath, so marketing is usually done during the day on Friday. Cooking is prohibited on t...

Getting ready for the arrival of the Sabbath Queen.

A Jewish Rally in the US, 1937.  For some reason, we don’t usually hear about American Jewry during World War II, so you may be heartened to know that in 1933, American Jews organized a nation-wide boycott of Nazi-Germany. Such a show of support, in so united a way is displayed beautifully in this picture from a rally in 1937.

A rally to boycott Nazi-Germany, held at the third Madison Square Garden on March It was sponsored by the American Jewish Congress and the Jewish Labor Committee

Jewish refugees aboard the German liner St. Louis, June 29, 1939. (Planet News Archive/SSPL/Getty Images/via JTA)

Jewish refugees aboard the German liner St. Louis, June (Planet News Archive/SSPL/Getty Images/via JTA)

Daniel Mendoza (the "Jewish Champion")

Daniel Mendoza (the "Jewish Champion")

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ZIPPORRAH      Wife of the Writer of the First Five Books of the Bible    And Miriam and Aaron spake against Moses because of the Ethiopian woman he had married: for he had married an Ethiopian woman.” (Num. 12:1) Members of both Christian and Jewish faiths are usually surprised to learn that the man God chose to write the first five books of the Bible was married to a black woman and suffered persecution for it. Moses’ wife was of Ethiopian (Cushitic) descent and her name was Zipporah.

Wife of the Writer of the First Five Books of the Bible. Moses’ wife was of Ethiopian (Cushitic) descent and her name was Zipporah.

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