B'nei Anusim Center for Education

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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Sephardic Liturgical Learning Resources

I wanted to thank the Facebook group “Sephardic Judaism for Baalei Teshuva, Converts, and Bnei Anusim” for providing these useful resources. Minhag: http://www.ketershemtob.com/selectionsonthissite.html https://sites.google.com/site/londonsephardiminhag/home http://www.nehora.com/products.php?product=Fountain-of-Blessings-%252d-Mekor-Haberakha-%282-Vol.%29 Siddurim:  http://www.koltuvsefarad.com/siddur.html (In Spanish, but it … Continue reading

August 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Free Mini-Book: The Transformation of Israelite Religion to Rabbinic Judaism

Starting August 13, 2018, you can download the free mini-book titled: The Transformation of Israelite Religion to Rabbinic Judaism. The link between the religion of biblical Israel and the religion … Continue reading

August 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jewish Learning for Crypto-Jews Part 3

David Ben Yosef continues his weekly Video Cast with a new video on Benei Anusim Projects and resources. In today’s episode, David discusses the holistic approaches to Jewish living. Please … Continue reading

August 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jewish Learning for Crypto-Jews Part 2

David Ben Yosef continues his weekly Video Cast with a new video on Benei Anusim Projects and resources. In today’s episode, David discusses the Modern Orthodox movement, the need to … Continue reading

August 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jewish Learning for Crypto-Jews Part 1

David Ben Yosef kicks off the first in a series of live Youtube videos intended for descendants of Crypto-Jews looking to recapture their Jewish identities. Posted by Rabbi Juan Bejarano Gutierrez … Continue reading

August 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Of Kings and Chronicles: Divergent Views of King Solomon’s Ascendancy to the Throne of Israel: Free Mini-Book

  Download a free copy of my new mini-book titled: Of Kings and Chronicles: Divergent Views of King Solomon’s Ascendancy to the Throne of Israel   I am using a … Continue reading

August 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Free Copy of Persecution and Conversion

Why did so many Iberian Jews convert to Christianity when faced with violence? Why did they not respond to persecution the way that German Jews did? These are common questions … Continue reading

July 17, 2018 · Leave a comment