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This Day in Jewish History 1336: Aleinu Prayer Prohibited in Castile

King bans prayer believing that the line uttered toward the end of each daily service was insulting to Christians and their messiah.

February 25, 1336 is the day the king of Castile (what is today north-central Spain) issued an edict prohibiting the recitation of...