6th grade history new book 6.4
Terms in this set (18)
Dedication, a strong commitment
Opposition between individuals or groups; stress
The official leader of a Jewish congregation
An official paper used as proof or support of something
Which Jewish groups wanted to cooperate with the Romans?
Which Jewish groups did not want to cooperate with the Romans?
Pharisees, Essenes, Zealots
What did the Dead Sea Scrolls reveal about Judaism during Roman times?
Judaism was not always an established religion, Not all Jews practiced their religion in the same way, some Jews were waiting for a leader, different beliefs about good and evil,
What group was the most aggressive toward the Romans?
How did the Jewish
Roman Wars affect Jewish freedom? - Jews lost what little freedom they had. They could not even visit Jerusalem.
How was Palestine formed?
Rome renamed Judaea and called it Palestine after the war in A.D. 132
What is the spread of Jews and their customs and culture beyond the Jewish homeland and across the Mediterranean region known as?
Who was the Jewish priest who led the guerilla fight against Seleucid rule?
Which empire renamed Judaea Palestine as a form of punishment after a crushing a Jewish revolt?
Where were the Dead Sea Scrolls found?
in the caves of Qumran
Which group of Jews gained the support of the people by teaching Jewish families to practice the Torah's teachings with greater devotion?
Which rabbi convinced the Romans to spare the city of Yavneh? What was the result of the city being spared?
Rabbi Yohanan ben Zaccai It allowed Jewish beliefs to be preserved