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A Jewish boy's Sukkot
A Jewish boy's Sukkot

Duration: 03:27

Adam, a Jewish boy, shares what it is like to celebrate Sukkot.

 
A place of my own - Jewish synagogue
A place of my own - Jewish synagogue

Duration: 05:16

Mel and Ben visit a synagogue with their teacher and share their reflections about the experience.

 
Abraham and Isaac
Abraham and Isaac

Duration: 03:14

The story of Abraham and Isaac.

 
Bar Mitzvah
Bar Mitzvah

Duration: 01:58

The importance of Bar Mitzvah in the Jewish faith.

 
Being a Jew
Being a Jew

Duration: 01:41

Jewish young people describe the key events in the life of a Jew, from birth to death.

 
Circumcision as an initiation ritual into the Jewish faith
Circumcision as an initiation ritual into the Jewish faith

Duration: 03:59

Diarmaid McCulloch explains the meaning and importance of circumcision for Jewish people.

 
Giving to charity
Giving to charity

Duration: 01:10

A mother and daughter explain the importance of giving to charity from a Jewish perspective.

 
Jonah and the big fish
Jonah and the big fish

Duration: 02:13

The story of Jonah and the big fish.

 
Judaism, Jews and the Holy Land
Judaism, Jews and the Holy Land

Duration: 06:33

An insight into contemporary Judaism, from the lively celebrations of Purim in Jerusalem to a discussion about the rights of Jews to settle on occupied land.

 
Keep the Sabbath holy
Keep the Sabbath holy

Duration: 01:13

A Jewish doctor explains why saving a life is even more important than keeping the Sabbath laws.

 
Pesach (Passover)
Pesach (Passover)

Duration: 01:27

Jewish young people describe the celebration of Pesach and what it means.

 
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Duration: 02:59

The meaning of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

 
Shabbat
Shabbat

Duration: 01:24

A Jewish teenager explains the importance of Shabbat for Jews.

 
The Exodus
The Exodus

Duration: 02:49

The story of the Exodus.

 
The importance of Jerusalem for Jews
The importance of Jerusalem for Jews

Duration: 02:03

The importance of the Jerusalem temple.

 
The Shema
The Shema

Duration: 02:57

Several Jewish teenagers introduce some of the key beliefs and teachings of Judaism.

 
The Ten Commandments
The Ten Commandments

Duration: 04:05

A dramatic presentation of the Ten Commandments from a Jewish perspective.

 
The Torah
The Torah

Duration: 02:16

A group of Jewish teenagers explain the importance of the Torah for Jews.

 
Torah scrolls survived the Holocaust
Torah scrolls survived the Holocaust

Duration: 01:07

The survival of some of the Torah scrolls during the Holocaust.

 

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