From Falasha to Freedom: An Ethiopian Jew's Journey to Jerusalem
From Falasha To Freedom is an autobiographical saga of one of the pioneers of "Operation Moses." Follow his journey, together with his family, from an agricultural village in Ethiopia to Israel. Share in the excitement of his learning Hebrew, graduating with full academic matriculation and joining Israel's elite Paratroopers.
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As told in their own words by some of the people you have met in my story
Returning to our Roots in the Villages of our Childhood
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Page 6 - Assyria, &c. and from the islands of the sea : and he shall set up an ensign for the nations, and shall assemble the outcasts of Israel, and gather together the dispersed of Judah, from the four corners of the earth.
Page 6 - For I the LORD am your God, The Holy One of Israel, your Savior. I give Egypt as a ransom for you, Ethiopia and Saba in exchange for you.
Page 6 - In that day, My Lord will apply His hand again to redeeming the other part/ of His people from Assyria — as also from Egypt, Pathros, Nubia, Elam, Shinar, Hamath, and the coastlands.