Chag sameach, y'all. Happy Passover! #Passover2021
Dr. Neiman is an intellectual Jewish beast!

If you're interested n the historical roots of Passover check him out!

#Passover2021 #ChagPesachSameach

He's an excellent source 👏!
I'm not Jewish. But, I listen to him every #Passover!
Nor, am I Muslim...

But, every #Ramadan I listen to "Islam, Slavery and the African" by Abdullah Hakim Quick

Many Arab Muslims ☪️ try to whitewash slavery in the Islamic world This man (Muslim man) does not.

He does not bend a knee to Arab supremacy.

"In 1971, David Neiman was invited to teach a course at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy,  one of the Pope's universities and the world's leading Jesuit institute. He taught a course on the Jewish Background to the New Testament to a class of ...
... post-graduate priests and nuns."

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