Posts Tagged ‘ england ’

The London Rabbi in the Haunted House

November 2, 2015
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The London Rabbi in the Haunted House

This past weekend, while we were busy managing our sugar highs and reveling in the joy that is Challah-ween, Jewish folks across the pond might have been dealing with a real life haunted house. In 2009, Rabbi Yitzchok Sufrin claimed that since he’d started spending weekends in the apartment above…

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How Not to Sell Christianity to the Jews

July 10, 2014
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How Not to Sell Christianity to the Jews

The name “London Jews’ Society” might conjure up images of proper Brits at a Hadassah…

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When King Henry VIII Bribed the Rabbis

January 3, 2014
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King Henry

In 1527, King Henry VIII was desperate to divorce his first wife, Catharine of Aragon.…

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The First Jewish Boxer

August 1, 2013
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mendoza2

Many of us know that Jews were a…

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The Excommunicated City

May 31, 2012
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the excommunicated city

The city of York, England, is a vacation…

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