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The Holocaust or Shoah took place in the 19th century.
God created evil.
The goodness of God is shown in creation.
Judaism says that the serpent in the Garden of Eden was Satan.
Ezekiel said people could only be punished for their own sins.
Judaism says that when God created humans gave them 'free-will' so that they could choose whether to worship him or not.
Jews suffered from attacks by the Ephesians and the Turks.
A pogrom is a commandment.
In the Book of Job, Satan appears as a sort of spy for God.
Yom Kippur is also known as The Day of Judgement.