Oy vey – 5 Jews that Started Other Religions

 5 Jews that Started Other Religions Judaism is one of the world’s most ancient existing religions, but ironically also one of the world’s smallest. Reasons for this are varied and often tragic – but here is another: Jews that founded other religions! 1. Jesus The founder of Christianity was born at Yeshua in the year […]


The Jewish Paradise

The Jewish Community of Maui, Hawaii / Prof. Bernard Katz A retired Professor of Marketing and Advertising. Prof. Katz contributed this article to the website of Beit Hatfutsot. Mention to friends that you would like to visit the Hawaiian Islands and they will probably have the typical image in their minds: tropical breezes, palm trees, […]

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38° Aniversario

Los Amigos y Colaboradores de Beit Hatfutsot, Celebran Su 38° Aniversario Proclamación del Establecimiento del Centro León H. Charny Amigos y colaboradores de Beit Hatfutsot, celebraron recientemente, en Nueva York, el evento festivo anual en conmemoración de su nuevo aniversario. Más de 250 invitados asistieron a la gala, en la cual se dieron a conocer […]


7 Common Questions about Jews – a new book by Shmuel Rosner

Who are the Jews? Do we have a role in the world? A new book published by Beit Hatfutsot and Kinneret Zmora-Bitan is attempting to answer seven of the most fundamental questions that almost all Jews ask themselves, both in Israel and out of Israel The book is the result of a cooperation between the […]

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Beit Hatfutsot’s 38th Anniversary in New York

Friends and Supporters Celebrate Beit Hatfutsot’s 38th Anniversary – Establishment of The Leon H. Charney Center Announced Friends and supporters of Beit Hatfutsot recently held their annual anniversary celebration in New York. Over 250 guests attended the gala, where plans for the next phase of the renewal of the Museum were revealed. The crowd was abuzz […]


Sandy Koufax, Yom Kippur and all that

A Sporting Symbol of Multiculturalism The four-time Cy Young Award winner who sat out game 1 of the 1965 World Series due to Yom Kippur and later pitched two complete-game shoutouts to secure the title for the LA Dodgers With the baseball post season overlapping the Jewish High Holidays it is always a pleasure to […]

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Shimón Peres Z”L

“No hay otro pueblo como el Pueblo Judío, que pasó de destrucción en destrucción, que el tercio de sus hijos fueron exterminados durante el Holocausto y, a pesar de ello, cuenta con una gloriosa historia que abarca miles de años. Me siento orgulloso de pertenecer al Pueblo Judío dondequiera que se encuentren, y les hago […]