Recent advances in DNA testing are the final stage in bringing about a special vision of Messiah, one that will bring about God’s promise to Abraham while uniting all three major Abrahamic religion, believes a prominent rabbi.
Five members of the Bnei Menashe—who claim to descend from Jews banished from ancient Israel to India in the 8th century BC—were in Poland as part of a larger visiting group of Israeli students from Abir Yaakov Yeshiva High School in Nahariya.
German TV station ARD came to Israel to film this short report on the Kaifeng Jews who made aliyah to Israel in Fall 2009. The documentary, which aired Nov. 14, shows the Jews on Kibbutz and putting on Tefilin. Also features Shavei Israel founder Michael Freund.