Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Ari Afilalo - Get To Know About the Jewish Religion

What is Judaism? Most people, both Jewish and gentile, would describe that Judaism is a religion. And yet, there are militant atheists who say that they are Jews! So, let to understand about  Jewish Religion.

One Transcendent God
Judaism, monotheistic religion originated among the ancient Hebrews. Judaism is described by a faith in one transcendent God who exposed himself to Moses, Abraham and the Hebrew prophets.

A Covenanted People
The Jewish people follow God by study, prayer and by the custom of the commandments set forth in the Torah. This devotion to the biblical Covenant can be recognized as the “witness”, “vocation,” and “mission” of the Jewish people.

Religious and Holy Writings
The most prominent Jewish religious text is the Bible itself, involving of the books of the Torah, the Prophets and the Writings.

Religious Life
Much of Jewish religious ritual is centred in the home. This holds daily prayers which are said three times each day - in the morning, the afternoon, and after sunset.

Also, you can check the books of a great author Ari Afilalo in order to know more about Jewish culture.