Jewish Identity

Black Jews and Hebrew Israelites’ View of “Mainstream” Judaism’s Racism

Is Racism in Judaism against Black people inherent or injected? After reading a social media post, made about Jews, or more specifically about Black Jews of ‘African American descent’ that proclaimed, “Jews are not real or original Hebrews of the land of inheritance” based upon the …

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Conservative and Reform Jewish Conversions “Not Kosher”?

Are Conservative and Reform Conversions ‘Kosher’? It has become common, due to modern Jewish politics, for one group of Jews to negate the Jewish identity and status of other Jews if they belong to and/or have converted to Judaism through sects of Judaism, other than …

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Watch Live Now! Rabbi Yehudah BenLewi On “Black Jews in America”

Mordekai Gordon, Rabbi Yehudah BenLewi and other members of the African American Jewish community  introduce us to the development of the Hebrew – Israelite  and/or Black Jewish Congregations.  This group evolved from the late Chief Rabbi Wentworth Arthur Matthew’s Commandment Keepers Congregation in Harlem.  Lectures, reading materials, …

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