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At his birth (1420, Torquemada, Castile, Spain) Tomás already had something to hide: his grandmother was a converso; a converted Jew; a New Christian. Spain...

When a title for these remarks was suggested to me some time ago in Madrid, I purposely refrained from asking whether the theme centered...

By the end of the first century A. D. there were Jews all around the Mediterranean Sea and with the Christianization of the Roman...

Two ships were drifting helplessly in the North Sea. High winds and stormy seas damaged the rudders, and the ships were at the mercy...

Text from "Seven-fold Betrayal": The Murder of Soviet Yiddish zayn kop loykht-oyf mit zibn likhter ariber zibn mol farrat. er vert tsurik gezalbter dikhter oyf...

One is required to read the Megillah at night, and then again during the day. The Megillah may be read all night till the...

Every year on the fifth of Iyyar, Israel celebrates Israeli Independence Day to commemorate the founding of the state of Israel in 1948. All...

This fast day stands out from the other three fasts related to the destruction of the Temples. It is so important because it marks...

It is customary to be joyful on Lag BaOmer. And though during the Counting of the Omer we observe some of the customs of...

Yom Hazikaron L'shoah V'l'giborah, or Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day, takes place on the 27th of Nisan. It is often known simply as...