Tagged: Judaism

A brief history of Judaism in Norway

Norway’s small Jewish community has come a long way from Article Two M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Historically, Judaism was long repressed in Norway. In 1687, King Christian V (of Denmark and Norway) enacted...

King of Norway visits Jewish community

Norwegian King Harald V visited Oslo’s Jewish community on Tuesday as part of an effort to reach out to the country’s minorities. By BENJAMIN SPIER – / Jerusalem Post  It was the first time a king visited...