U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > General U.S.
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 12-16-2011, 10:31 AM
 
Location: Tel Aviv, Israel
2 posts, read 2,354 times
Reputation: 13

Advertisements

Dear American brothers and sisters..

I am Messianic Jew who believe in Jesus and is looking for to move to a big area in America were many people like me live? I now live in Tel Aviv in Israel.

Is America safe for Jews who believe in Jesus as messiah?

Is there lot of Jews in America?

Please help me

God Bless
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 12-16-2011, 10:33 AM
 
Location: The City
22,331 posts, read 32,171,331 times
Reputation: 7739
Quote:
Originally Posted by Messianic View Post
Dear American brothers and sisters..

I am Messianic Jew who believe in Jesus and is looking for to move to a big area in America were many people like me live? I now live in Tel Aviv in Israel. Think is a small minority anywhere

Is America safe for Jews who believe in Jesus as messiah? Yes

Is there lot of Jews in America? Among certain cities, yes

Please help me

God Bless

See above
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 10:36 AM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
14,800 posts, read 17,721,222 times
Reputation: 9029
You'll be safe! New York City and Miami Florida are large Jewish communities
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 11:04 AM
 
Location: Greenville, Delaware
4,726 posts, read 10,324,048 times
Reputation: 2595
Yes, but there aren't big communities of so-called Messianic Jews ("Jews for Jesus") anywhere.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 11:17 AM
 
Location: Allentown, PA
61 posts, read 100,545 times
Reputation: 141
I'm thinking it would be the same place that has a large number of evangelical Christian's that fully support socialisim.


Julia
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 11:38 AM
 
Location: Philly suburbs or Jersey Shore or Philadelphia
142 posts, read 308,963 times
Reputation: 119
I'd search for "Messianic Jewish" places of worship first, because I imagine the communities would be centered around them.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 02:04 PM
 
Location: North by Northwest
7,442 posts, read 9,885,235 times
Reputation: 4691
Quote:
Originally Posted by doctorjef View Post
Yes, but there aren't big communities of so-called Messianic Jews ("Jews for Jesus") anywhere.
Here's a national directory:

IAMCS | Directory of International Messianic Congregations and Synagogues

Metro areas with more than one messianic synagogue (*=corresponding sizable (>2%) traditional Jewish population):
Alabama:
Mobile (2)

Arizona:
Phoenix* (3)

California:
Los Angeles* (3)
Riverside (4)

Florida:
South Florida (Miami)* (4)
Tampa (3)

Minnesota:
Minneapolis-St. Paul (2)

New Jersey:
North Jersey (extension of NYC metro)* (2)

North Carolina:
Wilmington (2)

Ohio:
Canton (2)

Pennsylvania:
Allentown-Bethlehem (2)
Philadelphia* (5)

Texas:
Dallas-Fort Worth (2)
San Antonio: (2)

Washington:
Seattle-Tacoma (2)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 02:18 PM
 
56,645 posts, read 80,952,685 times
Reputation: 12521
NY State has Jewish communities throughout the state, with most in the NYC area, of course. Here are congregations that may fit: IAMCS | Directory of International Messianic Congregations and Synagogues
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 03:06 PM
 
Location: North by Northwest
7,442 posts, read 9,885,235 times
Reputation: 4691
Quote:
Originally Posted by ckhthankgod View Post
NY State has Jewish communities throughout the state, with most in the NYC area, of course. Here are congregations that may fit: IAMCS | Directory of International Messianic Congregations and Synagogues
I forgot to list New York.

New York City* (4) [6 if you count the two additional congregations in North Jersey]
Rochester* (2)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-16-2011, 08:08 PM
 
Location: North by Northwest
7,442 posts, read 9,885,235 times
Reputation: 4691
Quote:
Originally Posted by nei View Post
Yes but I doubt Jews New York City (city or suburbs) would think positively of a Jews for Jesus group. Liberal or conservative. At least Jews I know.

Might get some interesting conversation.
I think Messianic Jews are treated as oddities just about everywhere.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > General U.S.
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top