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Bringing Together and Educating Descendants of Sephardic Conversos

Who is a Crypto Jew?

The history of the Jews of Spain spans more than a thousand years. It ended tragically in 1492 with the edict of expulsion issued by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella … Continue reading

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Pesach-Hag Hamazot

I hope everyone’s Passover Seder was moving and inspiring. Our family was joined by approximately 35 people on the first Seder night. We included elements from Tunisian, Syrian, Spanish-Portuguese, and … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Secret Jews Podcast Interview

Late last week, I was interviewed by the Mystic-Skeptic Podcast on the topic of Crypto-Jews. The  book touched on my book Secret Jews but also discussed the broader topic of … Continue reading

April 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Orchestra of New Spain: La Convivencia: The Triangle of Al-Andalus

The Latino Cultural Center will be presenting the Orchestra of New Spain. The event will be held on Thursday, April 20th at 7:30pm at 2600 Live Oak St, Dallas 75204. … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

To the End of the Earth: A History of the Crypto-Jews of New Mexico

In many ways, Dr. Stanley Hordes is the pioneer of modern day research into the world of Crypto-Judaism. I have had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Hordes in person several … Continue reading

March 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Hidden Jews of Spain, Portugal and Latin America

The Mystic-Skeptic Podcast recently interviewed independent researcher David Ramirez on the topic of Crypto-Judaism. The Mystic-Skeptic Podcast covers a variety of topics including politics, history, conspiratorial, etc. David Ramirez has … Continue reading

March 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Review of The Perils of Living the Good and True Law

Oliver Cromwell became the Lord Protector of England following the Parlimentarian victory over the Royalist forces during the English Civil War of the 17th century. Cromwell requested a portrait of … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Challenge of Modern Day Conversos

The challenge of present day descendants of Conversos may not seem comparable to the those faced by Conversos in the 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th centuries. There is no Inquisition that … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · Leave a comment