Judaism Primer

Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

Holidays, history, beliefs, culture, and more

Learn everything you need to know about Judaism, including information about the religion, Jewish history, scholars, and holidays.

compiled by Amanda Kudler and Erin Teare
Jewish Objects

Jewish Holidays

Quizzes & Crosswords & Hangman

Glossary of Jewish Terms

See also: Yiddish Glossary


People and Religion


Jewish Statehood

Peace Process

Pogroms, the Holocaust, and Other Persecutions

Notable Jewish Scholars

Biblical and Historical Documents

Recommended Websites

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