judaism

by: Luke Morgan

judaism

Judaism is a monotheistic religion that believes in the god of Abraham. The god of the Jews is called Yahmeh. There common holy site is the holy temple in jerusulem, and there holy book is called Tenakh. there sabath is on Saturday and there key belief is the role of torah or the book of how jews live. There rituals or practices are kosher which is clearly prepared food and bar and bat mithzah which marks there twelth birthday. there place of worship is called a synagogue and there worship leader is a rabbi or cantor. There 3 most common sects are orthodox, refona, and comsenative. There special holidays are rosh Hannukah or new years, yom kippur which is the day of atonement, passover which marks liberation of the jews slavery from in Eygpt, and hannukah which is fesival of lights.