Tag: Mishnah

  • Jewish History: Part 2

    The history of the Jews goes back thousands of years. Below are some important evens in the first thousand years of the Common Era. Use your knowledge of Judaism, and the history of the region to determine their correct order. Number them 1-8, with 1 as the earliest event. a. After the Jewish expulsion from […]

  • The Mishnah

    By 200 C.E., Jews had developed an extensive set of laws that dealt with everything from daily prayer to the judicial system to taxation. These laws were passed on orally, not in writing, because any written version was necessarily incomplete and thus subject to misinterpretation. However, after the Jewish rebellion in 132 C.E., the Roman […]