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Iranian Jewish worshipers in Iran around the time of the Islamic Revolution in 1979.

Escape from Iran

In 1979 Iranian Jews were facing an unmitigated disaster.
Escape from Iran

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Shavuot. The Book of Ruth.Sermon by Messianic Rabbi Jeff Zaremsky.

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