Jewish statistics, history, beliefs and practices at a glance.
Judaism; Jewish; jodendom; Judaísmo
of the Kingdom of Judah
The religion of the Hebrews (c. 1300 BC), especially after the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 AD.
Orthodox, Reform, Conservative
One God: Yahweh (YHVH)
Circumcision at birth, bar/bat mitzvah at adulthood, observing Sabbath, wearing tallit and tefilin, prayer services
Hanukkah, Rosh Hashanah, Purim
Hebrew Bible (Tanakh); Talmud
Star of David, chai, hamsa, tree
|Title||Fast Facts on Judaism|
|Published||March 17, 2004|
|Updated||November 20, 2016|
|MLA Citation||“Fast Facts on Judaism.” ReligionFacts.com. 20 Nov. 2016. Web. Accessed 5 Dec. 2016. <www.religionfacts.com/|