Judaism By:Katie Andersen P6

The Followers Are Called Jews!

A Little Bit About Judisam

The common beliefs of Jews is that justice emphasized ; God believes all people are considered equal. Saveth=holy day Friday evening to Sat. eve. Some traditions are bat or bar mitsvah. Barmitsvahs are for boys and batmitvahs are for girls. They only happen on there 13th or 14th birthday. Places of worship for Jews is called the synagogue. The worship leader is called the rabbi. He is the teacher of Torah. He is also the guide. The Holy Book is called the Tanakh or Torah. Some Jewish holidays are Rosh Hannah, Yom Kippur, Pesach,and Hannakuh. Rosh Hannah is the Jewish new year. Yom Kippur is the fast endings celebration. They don't eat, wear white,pray alot,and say they are sorry for all the things they have done wrong. The reason they do this is because they are like angels for a day. Pesach is the Angel of Death "passed over" Hebrews who were in bondage in Egypt. Hannakuh celebrates miracle of oil lasting 8 days when only enough for 1 day in Temple. When Hannukah is going on each child gets one present each day. Hannakuh lasts 8 days. it only happens once a year.Holy cities and places for Jews is the western wall. The western wall is on Jerusalem. The common figure for Jews is Abraham. Abraham is the founder of Judisam. The God for Judisam is Rabbis. Rabbis teach the young ones about Judisam. Besides god the common figure for Islam,Christianity,and Judisam is Abraham. The view of god to Islam,Christianity, and Judaism is called a monotheism.