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Judaism<br />
Overview of Judaism<br />Beliefs<br />Where it began<br />Its history and issues<br />Where it spread<br />Its influence<b...
Beliefs of Judaism<br />One god (monotheism)—Yahweh<br />Education and study<br />Justice and righteousness<br />Obedience...
Jewish Texts<br />The Torah<br />The Hebrew Bible<br />Commentaries<br />
Where Judaism Began<br />
Jewish History—Timeline<br />c. 2000 BCE	Abraham<br />  1200s BCE	MosesExodus<br />
Jewish History—Timeline<br />c. 1050–586 BCE	Kingdoms<br />c. 1050–950 BCEKings of united Israel:  <br />				Saul, David, ...
Jewish History—Timeline<br />530s BCE	Jews return under foreign 				control<br />160s–63 BCE	Maccabees—independent<br />	 ...
Jewish History—Timeline<br />c. 900–1100s CEGolden Age of Jews in Spain<br /> 1200s–1492 CE	Expelled from parts of western...
Jewish History—Timeline<br />1930s–1945Persecution by Nazis and 				Holocaust<br />
Jewish History—Timeline<br />1948		Establishment of modern Israel<br />
Where Judaism Spread<br />
Where Judaism Spread<br />
Where Judaism Spread<br />
Why study Judaism?<br />1. Christianity: 2.1 billion<br />2. Islam: 1.5 billion<br />4. Hinduism: 900 million<br />6. Budd...
Why study Judaism?Because of its influence.<br />Jewish ideas helped to shape Christianity<br />Judaism influenced develop...
<ul><li>USA 2nd only to Israel in number of Jews</li>
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  1. 1. Judaism<br />
  2. 2. Overview of Judaism<br />Beliefs<br />Where it began<br />Its history and issues<br />Where it spread<br />Its influence<br />
  3. 3. Beliefs of Judaism<br />One god (monotheism)—Yahweh<br />Education and study<br />Justice and righteousness<br />Obedience and law<br />
  4. 4. Jewish Texts<br />The Torah<br />The Hebrew Bible<br />Commentaries<br />
  5. 5. Where Judaism Began<br />
  6. 6. Jewish History—Timeline<br />c. 2000 BCE Abraham<br /> 1200s BCE MosesExodus<br />
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  8. 8. Jewish History—Timeline<br />c. 1050–586 BCE Kingdoms<br />c. 1050–950 BCEKings of united Israel: <br /> Saul, David, Solomon<br />c. 930 BCE Kingdom divides<br /> c. 722 BCE Northern kingdom conquered<br /> 586 BCE Southern kingdom conquered<br />
  9. 9. Jewish History—Timeline<br />530s BCE Jews return under foreign control<br />160s–63 BCE Maccabees—independent<br /> 63 BCE Conquered by Romans<br />66–70 CE Revolt, removal, migration<br />
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  12. 12. Jewish History—Timeline<br />c. 900–1100s CEGolden Age of Jews in Spain<br /> 1200s–1492 CE Expelled from parts of western Europe, eventually Spain too<br /> 1890s CE Beginning of Zionist movement<br />
  13. 13. Jewish History—Timeline<br />1930s–1945Persecution by Nazis and Holocaust<br />
  14. 14. Jewish History—Timeline<br />1948 Establishment of modern Israel<br />
  15. 15. Where Judaism Spread<br />
  16. 16. Where Judaism Spread<br />
  17. 17. Where Judaism Spread<br />
  18. 18. Why study Judaism?<br />1. Christianity: 2.1 billion<br />2. Islam: 1.5 billion<br />4. Hinduism: 900 million<br />6. Buddhism: 376 million<br />12. Judaism: 14 million<br />
  19. 19. Why study Judaism?Because of its influence.<br />Jewish ideas helped to shape Christianity<br />Judaism influenced development of Islam<br />Jewish ideas widespread<br />Key ideas entered Western culture through Judaism<br />USA 2nd only to Israel in number of Jews<br />
  20. 20. <ul><li>USA 2nd only to Israel in number of Jews</li>
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