The descendants of anusim or Conversos may serve a critical role in the world today. The relationship between Judaism and Christianity turned a significant page in 1965 with Vatican II.

In 2015, an Orthodox Rabbinic Statement on Christianity also served to move the inter-faith dialogue forward. Benei Anusim may serve as a bridge in the further rapprochement between these two communities.

Posted by Rabbi Dr. Juan Marcos Bejarano Gutierrez the director of the B’nei Anusim Center for Education. He is the author of The Converso Dilemma: Halakhic Responsa and the Status of Forced Converts