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Faith in Torah - Belief in Judaism - Revelation at Sinai - About Judaism
To whom did G-d give the Torah on Mount Sinai? Moses. And what were the Jewish People doing while Moses was getting the Torah? Building a Golden Calf .
Introduction to Shavuot, the Jewish Holiday - About Judaism
Receiving of the Torah. Artist Unknown. Shavuot is a Jewish holiday that celebrates the giving of the Torah to the Jews. The Talmud tells us that God gave the ...
Shavuot and Torah - About Judaism
Shavuot, in addition to being a harvest festival, commemorates the Giving of the Torah (Matan Torah) to the Jewish People on Mount Sinai.
Contents and Preface Legends of the Jews - Ancient/Classical History
Never before or after lived a generation as worthy as this of receiving the Torah. Had there been but one missing, God would not have given them the Torah: "for ...
All About Judaism - 10 Basic Questions and Answers about Judaism
Rather, it refers to God's relationship with Abraham and the Israelites, as well as receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai. In both cases, the Jewish people were ...
The Meaning of Jews as the Chosen People - About Judaism
Another aspect of chosenness has to do with the receiving of the Torah by Moses and the Israelites at Mount Sinai. For this reason Jews recite a blessing called ...
Shavuot - Atheism and Agnosticism from About.com
Along with saving the early spring harvest for a harvest festival, Jews also prepare themselves for symbolically receiving the Torah when Shavuot arrives.
Ask the Rabbi - Seven - About Judaism
The fact that the Torah begins with a verse containing 7 words and 28 letters ( divisible ... nation, by virtue of their receiving and accepting the Torah, also marks a ...
Contents and Preface Legends of the Jews - Ancient/Classical History
Moses answered: "Not of my own impulse do I come here, but with the permission of the Holy One, to receive the Torah and bear it down to Israel." As Kemuel ...
Why Do Jews Eat Dairy on Shavuot? - About Judaism
Shavuot celebrates the giving of the Torah to the Jews. Included in the Torah ... As a result their first meal after receiving the Torah was a dairy meal. (Mishnah ...
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