The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
But the time has come to bring this 2,700 year-long saga of dispersion to an end. The time has come to bring Manasseh’s children home. The time has come to bring the Bnei Menashe to Israel.
Michael Freund is chairman of Shavei Israel (www.shavei.org), a Jerusalem-based organization that reaches out and assists “lost Jews” seeking to return to the Jewish people. His Jewish Press-exclusive column appears the third week of each month.
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