Jewish religion

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Noun1.Jewish religion - Jews collectively who practice a religion based on the Torah and the TalmudJewish religion - Jews collectively who practice a religion based on the Torah and the Talmud
organized religion, religion, faith - an institution to express belief in a divine power; "he was raised in the Baptist religion"; "a member of his own faith contradicted him"
Jewish Orthodoxy, Orthodox Judaism - Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud
Conservative Judaism - Jews who keep some of the requirements of the Mosaic law but allow for adaptation of other requirements (as some of the dietary laws) to fit modern circumstances
Reform Judaism - the most liberal Jews; Jews who do not follow the Talmud strictly but try to adapt all of the historical forms of Judaism to the modern world
Jewry - Jews collectively
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The teaching of Spinoza might be described generally as the Jewish religion reduced to an abstraction and taking the form of the Eleatic philosophy.
The European Court of Human Rights has previously described kosher slaughter as "an essential aspect of practice of the Jewish religion," legal think tank the Lawfare Project said in a statement.
Needless to say, these are not anti-Israel images, they are anti-Semitic imagesfrom the caricatures of religious Jews, to the comparison of Ashkenazi Jews to Nazis, to the use of symbols like yarmulkes and repeated invocations of the Jewish religion.
They'll learn about the culture Jesus lived in--including his Jewish religion, the power of the ruling Roman Empire, the role of fishermen and carpenters and shepherds.
This call was motivated by "his pro-Zionist positions, his support to the racist fascist entity and defence to criminal Sharon" and not over "his Jewish religion since the Jewish community is one of the cultural and historic component of Tunisia," it stressed.
that is to be expected as Jewish contemporary propaganda would have centred the Jewish people's minds on either the Jewish religion - which Jesus had heavily criticised - or in rebellion against the Roman occupation.
He loves the Jewish religion, and the most important thing in the Jewish religion is Jewish money" Al-Zahhar said during the interview.
The church I grew up in, the Jewish religion, and probably every other faith tradition in the world, have stories of light and of darkness at their center.
He pursued an avocation in the Cantorate at The Academy of Jewish Religion and Chazzanut.
A major holiday sometimes referred to as the "Sabbath of Sabbaths," Yom Kippur is observed as a Day of Atonement in the Jewish religion.
2 July 2016 - 12:25 Executive Director of Jewish Committee Termed Zionism Just a Political Party and Apart From Jewish Religion
Among the topics are German theologians and the Jews in the 15th century, Philip Melanchthon, Calvin, Andreas Osiander, Anthonius Margaritha on the "whole Jewish faith:" a 16th-century convert from Judaism and his depiction of the Jewish religion, visual representations of Jews and Judaism in 16th-century Germany, Jewish responses to Christianity in Reformation Germany, and German Jewish printing in the Reformation era 1530-1633.

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