In Brazil, a rabbi opens the world’s first summer camp for descendants of forcibly converted Jews

In Brazil, a rabbi opens the world’s first summer camp for descendants of forcibly converted Jews

Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 03/28/2019

At the world’s only summer camp for descendants of forcibly converted Jews, Oseias Teixeira had numerous first-time experiences.

Sephardic converts give northern Brazil’s dwindling Jewish communities new life

Sephardic converts give northern Brazil’s dwindling Jewish communities new life

Cnaan Liphshiz, The Times of Israel, 12/29/2018

Though emigration is at a high for Ashkenazi Jews, Recife is not in decline — partly thanks to the embrace of Judaism by hundreds of locals with ancestors who fled the Inquisition

Kol Nidre and the Bnei Anusim

Kol Nidre and the Bnei Anusim

ASHLEY PERRY, The Jerusalem Post, 09/22/2015

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