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1 March 1349 Jews blamed for Black Death #otdimjh

1 March 1349 Black Death reaches Worms where 580 Jews commit suicide rather than face death at the stake Adapted from Jspace: The Jewish community of Worms on the Rhine, which is one of the oldest in Germany, is reached … Continue reading

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1 March 1349 Black Death reaches Worms where 580 Jews commit suicide rather than face death at the stake #otdimjh

Adapted from Jspace: The Jewish community of Worms on the Rhine, which is one of the oldest in Germany, is reached by the Black Death Persecutions. The alderman of Worms sentences the Jews to death at the stake, but they … Continue reading

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