Judaism

By: Ramey Walther

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The Holy Book

Talmud
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Beliefs on Murder

The people of the religion Judaism believe that "taking a single life is like destroying an entire world and saving a life is like saving an entire world." Sanhedrin 4:5

-In the 613 commandments it does say "You shall not kill" Exodus 20:13

-But if you're needing to save a life the law sometimes requires you to violate the commandment.

The Founder

Abraham was the founder in 1300 B.C.
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Beliefs on Marriage

-According to the Talmud 40 days before the child is concieved, a voice from heaven announces whose daughter he is going to marry.

-In all cases the Talmud specifies that "A woman can be acquired only with her consent and not without it." Kiddushin 2 a-b

-Men are considered incomplete if not married.

-They don't allow same sex marriage

-So marriage is highly recommended but not really required.

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World map of Religion

As you can see Judaism isn't very popular in the world. It's mainly in a little spot in the Middle East.
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Place of Worship ^

Synagogue

3 Worship Practices

1) The Mitzvot

2) The Rabbinic Law

3) The 613 commandments