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Judaism Review

I have made this Quizlet for Mr. Morchat to help him with the Judaism test coming up next week.
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Shofar
A ram's horn, which is sounded at the beginning of a celebration.
Torah
The expectations given to the Jews from God.
Bat Mitzvah
A ceremony of celebration when a girl move into adulthood.
Bar Mitzvah
A ceremony of celebration when a boy moves into adulthood.
Abraham
The father of the Jewish religion.
Jerusalem
The capital of Israel.
Diaspora
The scattering of the Jews is called...
Anti-Semitism
The harsh treatment of the Jews is called...
Progroms
The prosecution of Jews is called...
The Ten Commandments
This Includes the rules and interpretations of God's laws.
Synagogue, Temple, or Shul
A place for prayer, worship, and learning cultural life.
Sabbath
This holy day begins Friday sunset, and ends Saturday sunset.
Cantor
This person leads song and chant in the synagogue.
Rabbi
This person teaches lessons from the Torah.
Arc
The scrolls are handled with care and kept in a...
Kippah
Jews wear this on their heads.
Orthadox
The Torah and Talmud are followed strictly by men. So what is this branch?
Reform
Most liberal, seek to adapt traditional way to modern times.
So what is this branch?
Conservative
Somewhere in the middle.

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