B'nei Anusim Center for Education

Bringing Together and Educating Descendants of Sephardic Conversos

Al-Andalus History of Islam in Spain

An excellent video on the history of Islamic Spain. Posted by Rabbi Juan Bejarano Gutierrez the director of the B’nei Anusim Center for Education. For a more complete review of Iberian … Continue reading

December 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jewish Prayer-Tehillat Adonai-תְּהִלַּת יְהוָה,

The Shacharit service (morning service) in the Spanish-Portuguese tradition begins with the last line of the Ashrei, Psalm 145. The English reads, “My mouth shall speak the praise of the … Continue reading

November 2, 2015 · 1 Comment

Spain Grants Citizenship to Sephardic Jews

Dr. Juan Bejarano-Gutierrez The following article from the Washington Post notes the recent granting of Spanish Citizenship to more than 4000 descendants of Sephardic Jews that left Spain in 1492. … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Psalm 92 from the Spanish Portuguese Kabbalat Shabbat Service

This is Psalm 92 from the Kabbalat Shabbat service. This Psalm is sung in the Spanish-Portuguese custom of the Bevis Marks Synagogue in London. I had the chance to come … Continue reading

July 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Meet with other Crypto Jews

Meet with other Crypto Jews Dallas Crypto-Jews is a meet for anyone interested in the subject of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism. The group is interested in the history of Sephardic Jews, … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment