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

שׁפטים (Shoftim)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Rivi'i, 4 Elul, 5778

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

 

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