Jews are believed to have settled in Kaifeng during the eighth century, or perhaps even earlier.
Dozens of members of the Igbo Jewish community participated in the seminar, which focused on Jewish belief and practice, religious items and other guidance and support.
Jews were expelled from Southern Italy at the end of the fifteenth century. Some formally converted to Christianity and continued to practice Judaism in secret.
Who knew if the Wall could ever be visited by Jewish people?
Rabbis say measure will prevent intermarriage; MK Horowitz: "racist" municipal rabbis should be fired, investigated for incitement.