Jerusalem at Jesus' time was a...
Who were Jewish political leaders in ancient world?
What primary source was reference Jesus used when teaching?
What did Jews become known as?
People of the book
After 70 C.E., the Jews' central place of worship was the...
Where were sacrifices offered?
where were sacrifices not offered?
what were activities prohibited on Sabbath?
labor, cooking, cleaning, spending $
when was sabbath?
fri sunset-->sat sunset
What Jewish feasts were penitential in nature?
Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur (day of atonement)
Day of atonement
prayer, said 3x morning, afternoon, evening. "Hear O Israel..."
shabbat. based on creation/exodus
holiest, liberation from slavery in egypt
head of priestly class
who was high priest of Jesus' time?
do sacrifices, go between w/ God
aristocracy, mostly priests, liberal in politics, conservative in religion, no interpretation
dont want to work w/ Romans, liberal in religion, interpretation, people liked them
official governing body of Jews
publicans, 40% of income to romans, jurists, mostly pharisees
write law, teach, interpret
what is the passover plate called?
jewish religious tradition jesus grew up w/ based heavily on...
personal/communal prayer, sacred scriptures
how did ppl feel about priests?
hated them bcuz wealth/exclusive class
rebels against Romans