Speaker Notes on Religion

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The beginning:
Speaker Notes on Religion
1.God revealed his laws and commandments to the Prophet Moses on Mount Sinai. The
holy scripture
Tanakh
, and God are the two most important parts of Judaism.
2.The two main bodies of sacred texts in Judaism are the
Tanakh
and the Talmud. The
Tanakh
includes the Torah, the
Nevi'im
, and the
Ketuvim
. It was written in 450 BC. The other text is the Talmud. It includes the
Mishnah
, written in 200 CE, and the
Gemara
, written in 500 CE.
3.The Ten Commandments are as follows:
1. I am the Lord your God who brought you out of slavery in Egypt.2. You shall have no other gods but me.3. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God.4. You shall remember and keep the Sabbath day holy.5. Honor your father and mother.6....
The end:
.....lion Jewish people were systematically exterminated in the worst act of genocide in world history. This tragedy became known as The Holocaust.
8.Practices in Judaism include traditional prayers which are supposed to be done three times per day. In addition, there a number of different types of Jewish clothing. A well known example being the
kippah
, which is a head covering worn by
men.There
are a number of Jewish holidays which are very important. These include: Passover, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and
Hannukah
.
9.Judaism has moved into the modern age by adapting some of the scriptural interpretation. One shining aspect of Judaism today is the focus on women’s rights. Jewish society has been able to progress and adapt well to modern times.