Jacob (left) prophesies the future of his sons' descendants, the Israelites. Lamar is not the first mainstream hip hop artist to weave Hebrew Israelite beliefs into his lyrics. The Israelites, aka as the Hebrew people, beginning with the ancient world and traveling forward to modern times, descend from the biblical Jacob. Parfitt, Black Jews in Africa and the Americas, 74-75.
This is clear to see in the Black and Hispanic neighborhoods where Arabs own the corner stores and gas stations, Asians and Europeans (non Israeli) own the local businesses, and Jewish people own the large corporate businesses in the Black neighborhood.
Parfitt came to the conclusion that the Lemba people of Zimbabwe may have some connection to ancient Jewish populations based on historical and anthropological research.56 Moreover, a geneticist named Trefor Jenkins found that the Lembas had 50 percent Y chromosomes that were Semitic in origin and 40 percent Negroid.57 This test seems to verify the existence of Jews of African descent.
The body of knowledge that provided the success of the Bantu Expansion (advanced metallurgy, animal husbandry, architecture, carpentry, agricultural, astrological, religious, etc.) was inherited by these Bantu from their Israelite ancestors during their long residence in Egypt.
Individuals may also self-identify as a Hebrew Israelite without officially belonging to one branch or congregation. Spiritual Israelites have their citizenship registered is the New Jerusalem in heaven. Parfitt, Black Jews in Africa and the Americas, 83-84. In addition it is possible to detect a separation between North African and sub-saharan populations, with the Neolithic Saharan population from Hasi el Abiod and the Egyptian Badarian group being closely affiliated with modern Negroid groups.
Generally, the Black Hebrew Israelites teach that certain groups of black are the descendants of ancient Israelites and that white people (especially those in Israel today) are not true descendants. Like the Jews, the Samaritans accept the five books of the Torah and the Book of Joshua , but they reject the later Jewish writers, as well as the later Israelite prophets, kings, and priesthood.
YEHOVAH's true Church is made up of people from physical Israel ONLY - those predominantly of "fair skin" and "Caucasian in physique and appearance." (For more information download or send for our articles, Spiritual Israel Comes From Physical Israel and The "CHURCH" - Called Out of What?).
The archaeological record is missing any evidence of a large migration from Egypt to Canaan (said the Bible to include 600,000 men of fighting age or at least two million people in all), while even relatively small bands of migrants usually leave some evidence of their travels.
God will call 12,000 from each of the 12 tribes of Israel to be His witnesses (Revelation 7:4). The children of Israel, he's gonna punish us for our iniquities, for our disobedience, because we chose to follow other gods that aren't his son, so the End of days Lord, thy God, chasten thee.
Sparked by the interaction between the Black Israelite colony and Jamaican missionaries in Ethiopia, Rastafarianism has become one of the most popular forms of Black Israelite religion.23 Dorman explains, The Black Israelite colonization of Ethiopia had failed but, all was not lost.