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judaism part 2
first israelite king
played soothing music for the king, made jerusalem its capital and brought the ark of the covenant
built a great temple in jerusalem
the central place for sacrifice
split of north (israel, ephraim, 10tribes) and south (judah)
north destroyed by assyrians "lost"
destruction of the jerusalem temple 2nd deportation
judaen were taken here where they were known as jews because they were from judah
some jews believed that a person would come to bring evil times to an end and establish the reign of peace
western wailing wall
the remains of the 2nd temple
1st 5 books
old law code
the mishnah and commentary on it