Who Is a Jew, According to the Torah? Leave a reply How do we define who is a born Jew and who is not? If one of your parents is not Jewish, are you still Jewish? I want to simply explain the Orthodox stance, and demonstrate that it is and was the original Jewish definition.
Skip to entry content We all know that Adolf Hitler was responsible for sending six million Jews to their deaths. After this premise, you could imagine her end in a gas chamber of Auschwitz or another Nazi camp.
Instead Rosa has a friend who preserves her from any racial persecution, a friend with a high-sounding name: Personally inscribed by Hitler, this photograph was taken in the summer of at the Berghof just six years before the outbreak of the Second World War!
Incredibly, Hitler knew Rosa, aged just seven when the picture was taken, was considered Jewish under German racial laws at the time! She was born in in Dortmund, and she was the only daughter of Bernhard Nienau, a doctor — Her father died shortly before she was born and her mother Karoline, a nurse —moved to Munich around The following year, in Obersalzberg, when informed that he and the child shared the same birthday, 20th April, Hitler singled her out from the large crowd, invited her up to the house, then walked hand-in-hand with her back to his house.
She was treated to strawberries and whipped cream on the terrace, and from that first contact a strange friendship was born and lasted until She stayed in touch with Hitler by writing letters to his aid Whilhem Bruckner. In one letter dated September 27,she wrote: Today I have a lot to tell you.
I am already working on some christmas socks for Uncle Hitler because I asked him if they fit him last year. This year I can knit with finer wool, mum only helps me with the heel. They are going to be very warm, and where he always travels so much, his feet will not feel cold.
Mummy also sends you greetings and many greetings and kisses from your Bernile! The Nazi persecution of Jews had already started, with attacks and boycotts of Jewish shops and a purge of the civil and professional services.
However, Rosa and her family were never persecuted. Tragically, Rosa died of spinal polio five years later, on 5 October at Her grave is located in the western cemetery of Munich.Surely the hero of the story is going to be the average Jew, who Jesus champions. 2 replies to “ “Not Another Sermon on the Good Samaritan” (John MacDiarmid) .
In no way do I claim that you do not have a Jewish heart, or Jewish feelings, or perhaps even the potential of a Jewish soul. I cannot know these things. The question of being a Jew, however, is not the same thing, unfortunately.
A Jewish family that is at the tipping point with no health insurance, not enough income, too few options for financial and emotional support. When we encounter these tragedies in the making, we. The “Jews” of America, Europe, and Israel are descendants not of Father Abraham but of King Bulan and the people of ancient Khazaria.
Khazaria was an amalgam of Turkic clans who once lived in the Caucasus (Southern Russia) in the early centuries CE. What results is a story about Lilith, an assertive wife who rebelled against God and husband, was replaced by another woman, and was demonized in Jewish folklore as a dangerous killer of babies.
Later legends also characterize her as a beautiful woman who seduces men or copulates with them in their sleep (a succubus), then spawns demon children. Europe is a Jewish museum and a Jewish graveyard, but after the war it became, remarkably—and despite Hitler’s best efforts—home once again to living, breathing Jewish communities.