• PEOPLE NAME: ETHIOPIAN JEWS OF ISRAEL

Affinity Group: NAME

Affinity Bloc: Jews

People Cluster: Jews

Language: Awngi - (awn)

Alternate Name(s): Ethiopian Jews

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Judaism

Country: Israel

Also found in:

Population: 146,000

Global Population: 146,000


PEID: 11740

ROP: 102987

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Ethiopian Jews of Israel, numbering 146,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Jews people cluster within the Jews affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Israel. Their primary language is Awngi. The primary religion practiced by the Ethiopian Jews is Judaism, a religion developed among the ancient Hebrews and characterized by belief in one transcendent God who has revealed himself to Abraham, Moses, and the Hebrew prophets and by a religious life in accordance with Scriptures and rabbinic traditions.


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