In a universe of one million possible candidates, only 7% obtained nationality. Government rejected 600 applications.
The philanthropic Rothschild family enriched the Jewish world as a whole and even bought the land of the Oporto synagogue.
Vestidos de branco, os herdeiros espirituais de quantos fugiram do Egito e estiveram no Monte Sinai recitam Avinu Malkeinu, proferem selichot e buscam a mais pura teshuvah.
Wise Moroccan Jews instituted a special Purim for having escaped the forced conversion under King D. Sebastião in 1578