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Yid Vid: Chicago's Black Israelites

By Daniel Treiman

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Here’s an incredibly interesting look at Rabbi Capers Funnye and Chicago’s Beth Shalom B’nai Zaken Ethiopian Hebrew Congregation.

Hat tip: Arieh Lebowitz


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Comments
Leslie Sun. Sep 9, 2007

very interesting

Rikki Orrell Wed. Sep 12, 2007

This is wonderful!! And beautiful! "Hineh ma tov umanayim, shevet achim gam yachad"

Bruce Fri. Sep 21, 2007

Very cool! I'd like to go to that synagogue. It seems very colorful. Happy New Year. May you all be written into the book of life.

kathran siegel Mon. Sep 8, 2008

comprehensive and interesting. if you see it through, there is a pro Israel statement close to the end. couldn't send the recent "Forward" articles. k

kathran siegel Mon. Sep 8, 2008

on the FORWARD website, type in " Funnye." I was unable to forward 2 recent articles on this jewish rabbi who is Michelle Obama's cousin.




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