The Torah is the most important holy book of Judaism. .... Jews believe that this
covenant works in two ways: if they follow God's laws, He will give them his love ...
Jewish law is called halacha. The halachot (pl) were recorded in the Talmud.
However, there is no ranking of the halachot so there are none that are more
Distinguishes between laws from the Torah and different classes of laws made by
... and perhaps most important, how to treat G-d, other people, and animals.
As I said in the page on halakhah, Rambam's list is probably the most widely ...
Not to add to the commandments of the Torah, whether in the Written Law or in its
Judaism. The Hebrew Scriptures, referred to by Christians as the Old Testament
... Zeraim (seeds) regarding the agricultural laws; Moed (seasons) regarding the
The Oral Law is a legal commentary on the Torah, explaining how its ... For
centuries, Judaism's leading rabbis had resisted writing down the Oral Law. ....
Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know About the Jewish Religion, ...
Judaism. Judaism is one of the oldest religions in the world that still exists today.
... History is of the utmost importance in Judaism. Whereas the sacred texts of
most ancient religions focus on myths and philosophical concepts, the ... In
Judaism, rituals and religious observances are grounded in Jewish law (
God created the universe. This is the most fundamental concept of Judaism. .... In
Judaism, the halakhah (Jewish law) prohibits wasteful consumption. When we
waste .... It is an important concept in light of the task ahead in environmentalism.
Distinguishes between laws from the Torah and different classes of laws made ...
Judaism is a comprehensive way of life, filled with rules and practices that affect
... how to observe the holidays and Sabbaths, and perhaps most important, how ...
The most holy book of Judaism is called the Torah. It is part of the Jewish Bible,
called the Tanakh, which includes the Torah and other important documents of
history, poetry ... The third book, Leviticus, deals with laws, rituals and sacrifices.