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Religious Studies

Judaism: beliefs about care of the planet

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Revision activity

Question
Explain Jewish teaching about caring for the environment.

What to cover

In your essay you should have dealt with all of the following:

  • the origin of Jewish teaching in Genesis
  • the ways in which the Jews were told to care for the environment
  • how Jews should show respect to animals
  • how Jewish festivals celebrate the environment
  • recent Jewish teachings about caring for the environment

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