The covenant between God and Jews is the basis for the idea of the Jews as the chosen people. The Jewish covenant continues to be an important part of the Jewish religion today.
What does the word covenant mean?
An agreement made between two parties
You should follow the Jewish commandments
All Jews should be circumcised
Who was the first covenant made between?
God, Adam and Eve
God and Moses
God and Abraham
Which Jewish belief was Abraham the first to introduce?
That he should change his name
That there is only one God
That Jews should have 613 commandments
What is the first part of the Abrahamic covenant?
To change his name
To release the Israelites from slavery
To leave Ur and go to the promised land
Who is Moses?
An important prophet in Judaism
The first human made by God
A person who takes services in the synagogue
What did God ask Moses to do?
Leave Ur and go to the promised land
Free the Israelites from slavery
Remove the foreskin of Jewish boys
How did God help Moses when the Egyptian army were after the freed slaves?
He changed his name
He revealed the 613 commandments
He parted the Red Sea
How do Jews still celebrate the parting of the Red Sea?
During Rosh Hashanah
What did God reveal to Moses?
The 613 commandments
The creation story
How do Jews show they still remember this covenant today?
They visit the synagogue
They read the Torah
All Jewish boys are circumcised