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Workshop 6: Judaism 2: People of the Law

Workshop 6: Judaism 2: People of the Law
Workshop 6: Judaism 2: People of the Law

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  • In a free society, some are guilty. But all are responsible. — Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, 1944; 1964 Happy are those who do not follow...
  • Meditate on the story of Moses and the Ten Commandments as allegory. The fact that no witnesses were present when Moses received the stone...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, What Now? Pens or pencils Preparation for Activity Copy Handout 1 for all participants. Description of...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Leader Resource 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " Moses and the Ten Commandments " Handout 2, The Ten Commandments Pens or pencils Newsprint, markers, and...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Ten Hebrew Prophets Optional: Bibles (Hebrew scriptures) to share Preparation for Activity Plan a...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Leader Resource 3, The Judgment of Solomon Props such as a small bundle to represent a...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Taking It Home handout Optional: Newsprint, markers, and...
  • Review today's workshop with your co-leader. As a continuation of the group's exploration of Judaism, did the youth grasp the additional...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 3, Laws of Kashrut Preparation for Activity Copy Handout 3 for all participants. Description of Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of the Bible, preferably the New Revised Standard Version , and other sacred texts as available: Qu'ran,...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Handout 1, What Now? Pens/pencils Preparation for Activity If you have done the...
  • Materials for Activity A Passover haggadah Optional: Music for the traditional song "Eliyahu Hanavi" (Elijah the Prophet) Preparation for...
  • In a free society, some are guilty. But all are responsible. — Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, 1944; 1964 Happy are those who do not follow...
  • From Hebrew scripture, the Book of Exodus. Exodus, Chapter 19, Verses 16-25 It came to pass on the third day when it was morning, that...
  • Does your attitude about life, your base level of happiness and hope for the future, change when bad things happen to you? When bad things...
  • Traditional adaptations from Hebrew scripture, Exodus 20:2-14. Jewish Ten Commandments 1. I am the Lord your G-d. 2. You shall have no...
  • "Kashrut" means "fitness." Food that has been prepared according to the laws of kashrut is kosher—"fit"—for consumption by an observant Jew...
  • In our previous workshop on Judaism, we learned that Judaism is monotheistic (believes there is one God), covenantal (based on a covenant...
  • Category: Daniel Was carried off to Babylon at a young age Served as a dream interpreter in the royal court of King Nebuchadnezzar;...
  • Adapted from Hebrew scripture, 1 Kings 3:16-28. Narrator: Now the guard brought two women to King Solomon. They stood before him. Guard:...
  • Ten Commandments The website of the Biblical Heritage Center offers a comparison of Jewish, Catholic, and Protestant versions of the Ten...

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