A covenant is an agreement. Jewish people believe they have a special responsibility to follow the mitzvot, which are God’s laws in the Torah, because of the covenants they have made with him.
What does God promise Abraham will be known as, according to Genesis?
The father of people
The father of the covenant
The father of many nations
What is a sign of Abraham’s covenant that is still carried out today?
Visits to Temple of Jerusalem
According to Genesis, where was the Promised Land?
For Jews, which of these is not allowed?
Praying at home
Who showed how God gave free will?
Adam and Eve
What is put before Jewish law?
Tikkun Olam – healing the world
Tzedekah - Charity
Pikuach Nefesh - saving a life
Where did Moses receive the Torah?
In front of the Red Sea
In Ur, which was his original home
What did God promise Moses if Jews obeyed his laws?
Protection from harm
According to the Ten Commandments who should you honour?
Your father and your mother
According to the Hebrew Bible, what had Abraham and his wife longed to have for a long time?
A Promised Land
A healthy crop