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(Encyclopedia) Judaism jo?od??z??m, jo?od??, the religious beliefs and practices and the way of life of the Jews. The term itself was first used by Hellenized Jews to describe their religious?


Judaism is the oldest of the monotheistic faiths. It affirms the existence of one God, Yahweh, who entered into covenant with the descendants of Abraham, God's chosen people. Judaism's holy?

Judaism Primer

Holidays, history, beliefs, culture, and more compiled by Amanda Kudler and Erin Teare Jewish Holidays The Jewish Calendar Jewish Holiday Dates Hanukkah Passover Purim?

Branches of Judaism

Jewish traditions from Ashkenazic to Zionist by David Johnson Judaism Links Jewish Holidays Conservative East Asian Ethiopian Hasidic Israeli Holidays?

Tattoos and Judaism

The Question: Why can't people with tattoos be buried in a Jewish cemetery? The Answer: There is no such rule. It is true that Jews?

Brewer's: Judaism

(3 syl.). The religion of the Jews, or anything else which is special to that people. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894JudasJudaise A B C D E F G H I?

Law, the

(Encyclopedia) Law, the, in Judaism: see Torah.


(Encyclopedia) Hebrews. For history, see Jews; for religion, see Judaism.

Zunz, Leopold

(Encyclopedia) Zunz, Leopold l??plt tso?onts, 1794?1886, German Jewish scholar. His critical research on Judaism became one of the cornerstones of the science of Judaism, the modern approach of?

Kalisch, Isidor

(Encyclopedia) Kalisch, Isidor ?z?dr k?l?sh, k?, 1816?86, Jewish rabbi and author, b. Prussia. Forced to leave Germany because of his liberal political views, he emigrated to the United States?