Judaism Cont. 2 (Denominations (Messianic (Cannot return to land until the…
Judaism Cont. 2
Mix of Orthodox and Reform
NO outside marriage
NO female rabbi
Closely adhere to Torah
Don't change the rules to suit modern day
No female priests
No marriage between Jew and Non-Jew
Believe Miracles to be stories. Possibly made up.
Follow the rules but don't take
Cannot return to land until the next Messiah comes.
Pray/Prepare for judgement day
Begins in Germany
Fights for rights and freedoms?
Assimilate into culture while still retaining Jewish tradition
Adjustment + Acceptation
Female Rabbi YES
Marriage outside religion YES
Prejudice/Discrimination against Jews
Jews could be expelled whenever
Jews were controlled by the Christian population
Had "weird customs"
Thought to be Christ killers
Therefore they should be punished
Couldn't practice certain professions
False accusations/letters of prcatices
Written by some important Jewish people
Banned from universities
Had a reputation of being money lenders
Christianity prohibited interest
Gained a reputation of greed despite other jobs not being available to them
Many Jews were
Put to death
Forced to leave/exiled
There were also many Arab revolts (
how does this tie in?
Wake-up call for Europe
Brits promised settlement after WW2
Preserved as a tale of resilience
Made some fall away from faith
"Where is God in this crisis"
Establish homeland in Israel/Palestine
Not all Jews want this
Some will only go back after the Messiah comes
Its pretty controversial