An Historic Overview

By Ephraim Isaac

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), April 2000

Beginning in the 14th Century, the Ethiopian Jews converted to Christianity because of financial rewards and safety. This historical account sheds light on these Jewish communities and their struggles.

Topic: History, Beta Israel, Ethiopian Jews, Conversion, Christianity, African Jews

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.30/no.571

Page Number(s): 9-10

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Ethiopia

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Isaac, Ephraim. An Historic Overview. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). April 2000: 9-10. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7649


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