you can try to become more accepting of uncertainty by thinking more about answers than questions. Intolerance can effectively narrow down and simplify an ever-changing world, making it easier to comprehend because it ignores the variety and complexity. It is said that Stoffelsen brought slaves to the Van Vorst farm. Subsequently, over 2,500 Jews lost their public positions. For a better experience on Facebook, update your browser. This can help to de-escalate any personal animosity and may help you be more open to each others viewpoints. For more recent publications, see: Pim Griffioen and Ron Zeller, "Comparison of the Persecution of the Jews in the Netherlands, France and Belgium, : Similarities, Differences, Causes in: Peter Romijn., The Persecution of the Jews in the Netherlands, 19401945. 4 In a letter dated 25 November 1622, King Christian IV of Denmark invited Jews of Amsterdam to settle in Glückstadt, where, among other privileges, they were assured the free exercise of their religion.