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The Miami Beach Roundtable Conference on Black Jews and Black Judaism

March 8, 2014 – 7 Adar II 5774

On February 23rd, Florida International University hosted its first Conference on Black Jews and Black Judaism. The event was organized by Tudor Parfitt and the Jewish Studies Initiative of FIU. HINT Magazine’s founder was in attendance to contribute to the roundtable discussions.

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Topics discussed included the descent and genetic makeup of Black Hebrew Israelites, labels and definitions, Beta Israel of Ethiopia, divisions among American Black Hebrew Israelites, conversion and many other topics. See the program from the event below and check back soon as we continue to share content from the conference.

 

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3 comments

Merrilyn Breland September 23, 2015 – 10 Tishri 5776 at 6:09 pm

Beautifully done!!! Please, Continue connecting the dots of our rich Royal Heritage…

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Gilbert January 25, 2016 – 15 Shevat 5776 at 2:33 am

I live in kendall area in maimi-Is there a Black Judaism group in Miami that I can connect with?

Judaism in miami that I can connect with.

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Kushitesarenotjews February 28, 2019 – 23 Adar I 5779 at 5:08 am

Kushites are not Jews!!
Just because you pyscho
analyzed the Bible in prison
for 20 years doesn’t make
you a prophet or a Jew.

If you go to Israel you’ll
be slaughtered by the IDF
with your anti-Semitic rants.

Stick to black culture and leave
our Torah out of it!!!

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