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

יתרוֹ (Yitro)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Sheni, 15 Shevat, 5779 - Tu B Shevat

Monday, January 21, 2019

 

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