1345- Pope Clement VI forbade forcible baptism of Jews.

 

1883- Anti-Jewish riots in Budapest, following the acquittal of Jews on ritual murder charges.

 

Torah Portion

חקת (Chukat)-בּלק (Balak)

 

 

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Yom Shabbat, 12 Tammuz, 5780

Saturday, July 04, 2020 - Independence Day (USA)

 

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