B'nei Anusim Center for Education

Bringing Together and Educating Descendants of Sephardic Conversos

Jewish and Christian Attitudes Towards Forced Jewish Converts-Part 5

This is a lecture on Jewish and Christian attitudes on Forced Converts (Anusim). This based on my book titled Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism. Posted┬áby Rabbi … Continue reading

December 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

History of Spanish and Portuguese Jews-Part 1

This is the first part of a 5 part series on the history of Spanish and Portuguese Jews delivered a few months ago to a group of Jews and Christians. … Continue reading

December 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Sephardic History Lecture

For this lecture, I will discuss the lives of several Conversos including Solomon Ha-Levi, Pedro de la Caballeria, Guillem Ramon Splugues, Juan Luis Vives, and Isaac Orobio de Castro. All … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

Upcoming Lecture: The Crypto-Jews in New Spain

On April 26th, 2015 I will be giving another free lecture on the history of the Jews of the Iberian Peninsula in Cedar Hill, Texas. This is a continuation of … Continue reading

April 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Lecture: An Introduction to the History of the Jews of the Iberian Peninsula

On March 1st, 2015 I will be giving a free lecture on the history of the Jews of the Iberian Peninsula in Cedar Hill, Texas. If you are interested in … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Celebrate Ladino as a living Jewish language

The FIRST INTERNATIONAL DAY OF LADINO/ (PRIMER DIA ENTERNASIONAL DE LADINO) is being celebrated in on Thursday, December 5, 2013, 7-8:30 p.m. in the Dallas area at Southern Methodist University. … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crypto-Jewish Studies and Hispanic-Jewish Relations Center at Texas A&M Hillel

Rabbi Peter Tarlow has been involved with Crypto-Jewish studies and what I would refer to as practical rabbinics for descendants of Conversos for many years. He travels extensively throughout Latin … Continue reading

October 3, 2013 · Leave a comment