Limmud Michigan 2020 - March 22, 2020
The Student Center at Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, Michigan
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Sunday, March 22 • 10:00am - 10:55am
The Hidden Jews of Ethiopia

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This session will explore the previously unknown story of the Hidden Jews of Ethiopia. Beginning with a brief history of the Ethiopian Jewish story, follow the fascinating story of how Jews got to the African content and their improbable survival against waves of persecution. Learn about recent efforts of Temple Israel, The American Friends of Beta Israel, and Cultivaid to promote the survival of Judaism in Addis Ababa and Debre Birhan.

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Josh Bennett

Rabbi, Temple Israel
Josh Bennett has served as one of the spiritual leaders of Temple Israel, Michigan since his ordination from the Hebrew Union College (Cincinnati, Ohio) in 1994. He holds a Master's Degree of Hebrew Letters in addition to Rabbinic Ordination. Rabbi Bennett has focused his energies... Read More →

Sunday March 22, 2020 10:00am - 10:55am EDT