Crypto Judaism lecture - March 2nd - 7:30 pm
Crypto Judaism –Lecture March 2 at 7:30 pm Rabbi Peter Tarlow of A&M Hillel will be giving a lecture on Crypto Jews. Rabbi Tarlow- the director and Rabbi of Texas A&M Hillel. Crypto-Judaism is the academic name describing those Jews who were forced to convert on the Iberian Peninsula in the late 15th and then 16th centuries. Many of these people maintained a secret form of Judaism. Today there are thousands of people whose ancestors were forced to convert and then persecuted. Open to all.
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