The act of being forced to leave one's homeland.
A Jewish place of worship.
The spiritual leader of a Jewish congregation.
The scattering of Jews outside their homeland.
To become an official part of a certain teaching.
EX: The Torah was canonized
A state ruled by religious law.
Rabbi Yohanan ben Zaccai
Founded a Jewish school in Yavneh south of Jerusalem.
Hebrew word for "prophets"; the second section of the Hebrew scriptures including historical narratives and prophetic messages
the first book of the Old Testament: tells of creation
Hebrew word for "writings"; third and final section of Hebrew scriptures displaying a wide assortment of themes and literary forms