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Orthodox

  1. 1. Vocabulary Preview Judaism
  2. 2. Orthodox <ul><li>We love Greek roots! </li></ul><ul><li>Orthodox is made up of 2 Greek roots </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Orthos </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Doxa </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Orthos <ul><li>“ right”, “true”, or “straight” </li></ul><ul><li>Think: Orthodontist- straight teeth </li></ul>
  4. 4. Doxa <ul><li>“ opinion” or “belief” (related to “think”) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Sooooo… <ul><li>“Orthodox”- “right or true opinion or belief” </li></ul><ul><li>Means conforming with or following established or accepted standards </li></ul>
  6. 6. “Orthodox Judaism” <ul><li>Orthodox Jews believe in following accepted standards, how they have always been. They believe in remaining “true” to the Torah and following its commandments on a “straight” path. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>It’s all about the mitzvot. </li></ul><ul><li>Orthodox Jews see the mitzvot as a requirement, and they follow all 613. </li></ul>

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