They should keep their traditions alive like any group in Israel. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jo
    • 18.01.12 | 12:01 (IST)

    Slowly they will intregrate and their traditions become part of culture. While I do not believe in the myth of the lost tribes nor that Ethoipians are of ancient Israel, that they adopted and created a form of Judaism, and there was a ancient link between Ethiopia and Israel ( in the New Testament there is a story of an Ethiopian, not aJew, who came to worship at The Temple) gives them every right to be part of the national heritage and allows them the right not to remember and cherish their long cultural heritage.

    from the article: Israel putting end to millenia-old tradition of Ethiopian Jewish priests
    First published 11:12 18.01.12 | Last updated 11:12 18.01.12
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