made his first covenant with
mankind in the time of
Noah to institute a social order that would
honor human life as
the image of
The social order Noah instituted is known as Noahide
seven Noahide laws as traditionally enumerated are:
Do not steal.
Do not murder.
Do not deny God.
Do not blaspheme God.
Do not eat
a live animal.
courts/legal system to ensure law and obedience.
Do not engage in
incestuous, adulterous or
A Semite is a descendent of Shem, the eldest son of Noah.
"Jews have a special status in the eyes of
, but we
lose that special status when we abandon Torah." -
The Torah is traditionally accepted as the
literal word of
to Moshe Rabbenu and is accepted as the primary guide to the relationship
The Torah is also known as the Five Books
of Moshe Rabbenu:
Genesis (Bereishit: "In the beginning...");
Leviticus (Vayikra: "And he called...");
(Bamidbar: "In the wilderness...");
(Devarim: "Words", or "Discourses")
interpretation is that the Torah
constitutes one long name of , and that
it was broken up into words so that human minds could understand it.
Criticism of the Torah is considered to be both
heretical which raises questions about
|The Lord said
to Moses, "Make a snake and put it up
on a pole; anyone who is bitten can look at it and live. So Moses made a
bronze snake and put it up on a pole. Then when anyone was bitten by a snake
and looked at the bronze snake, they lived." - Numbers 21:8-9
Judaism holds that the Torah is the Oral Tradition written down.
Tradition is synonymous with
it was forbidden to write and publish the Oral Law, as any writing would be
incomplete and subject to misinterpretation.
To prevent the
material from being lost, the rabbis began to write down their Oral Tradition
when living in Babylon after the fall of Jerusalem.
The first major written work of
Rabbinic Judaism is the Mishnah.
writings from this period that record details of the
Oral Tradition are
"Baraita" refers to teachings "outside" of the six
orders of the Mishnah.
The Tosefta is a later compendium of several
now commonly titled Judaism is centered on the rabbinical teachings of the
To understand the evolution of
what is called Judaism one must understand the history of rabbinical teaching.
The first period of rabbinical teaching is termed "Zugot" - a plural of
two identical objects.
(Pesachim 109b-112a) contains an extensive discussion of dangers of zugot and
of performing various activities in pairs.
The discussants expressed
belief in a demonology and practices of sorcery from which protection was
needed by avoiding certain activities.
The period termed Zugot
began when the Jewish revolt, led by Judas Maccabaeus and Jonathan Maccabaeus,
against the Seleucid Empire succeeded.
The period termed Zugot lasted from the founding
of the Hasmonean Dynasty until the rise of the
Herodian Dynasty, a
vassal of the Roman Empire.
Herod the Great
bolstered the legitimacy of his reign by marrying a Hasmonean princess,
Mariamne daughter of Hyrcanus II, and assured himself the throne with the murder
of the last male Hasmonean heir.
With the rise of the independent
Judean state under Simon
Maccabeus of the Hasmoneans, the nature of Judaism changed from theocracy
based on the natural moral
order with priests intrepreting the Will of God into
a nomocracy with a list of do's
Simon Maccabeus of the Hasmoneans reigned from 142 BC to
It is here that an irrevocably splintering of traditional Judaic
thought, taught by Moshe Rabbenu
as Mosiac Law, occurs.
proponents of the exegesis of the
Mishnah, argue with
Sadducees, the high priest sect of the Hasmonean dynasty, embrace
the ponerology of being the most
perfect righteous Ones - the Zaddikim.
a theocracy a 'god' or 'deity',
recognized as the supreme civil ruler, is represented either in
a personal incarnation or, more often,
via religious institutional
A nomocracy is a social cultural
system in which the ultimate and final authority (sovereignty) rests in a
system of law - as in the Mishnah.
The change from
theocracy to nomocracy reflected a radical transformation from the rule of the
the High Priest, to rule of the community through
the judicial and legislative discourse
of the Supreme Court.
The High Priest, the Kohen Gadol, went from
being the supreme legal and spiritual authority to a figurehead who ruled in
the Temple but was still subservient to the Supreme Court.
From this time on Alexandrian Hebrew Rabbinic sages,
interpret and reinterpret the
Oral Torah or
The Tannaim were rabbinic sages
whose opinions are recorded in the
Mishnah, the first written
collection of existing Oral
Tradition(70 - 200 AD).
The Mishnah is considered to be the first
important work of Rabbinic Judaism and is the foundational source of later
rabbinic religious thought.
the Mishnah over the next three centuries are redacted as the Gemara by the
Amoraim in both Jerusalem and
Compilation of rabbinic commentaries, the
Gemara, gave rise to the Talmud.
The Saboraim definitively edited
Talmud and the task of the Geonim was to interpret the Talmud and render legal
decisions in agreement with teachings.
The Geonim decided issues on
which no ruling had been rendered before the Talmud was assembled.
Nearly all rabbinic
interpretation and commentary concerns
specifying what behavior is
sanctioned by the interpretations and
what rituals must be performed to
satisfy those interpretations.
This body of
called halakha (the
Maimonides codified the Talmud in the Mishnah listing the 613 mitzvot
(commandments) paraphrased in the preface.
The opinions of the
Talmudic rabbis are divided between those who seek the purpose of the mitzvot
and those who do not question them.
The former argue that if the reason
for each mitzvah could be determined, people might try to achieve what they see
as the purpose of the mitzvah, without actually performing the mitzvah
The Babylonian Talmud,
along with the numerological and astrological elements of the
Kabbalah, became preeminent and was the
form of Judaism accepted by the Yiddish Khazar Ashkenazi Russian/German
Those who practice what has been conveniently titled
Judaism come from three distinct cultural groups -
Sephardic Iberian Peninsula
Jews, Semitic Mizrahi Jews and the Yiddish Khazar Eastern European
There is two groups that title its religion Judaic that
reject the Talmud - the Karites and Black Ethiopian Jews.
Karaims are people of Turk(ic) descent who have adopted Karaism. Karaism is
Mosaism, an independent, non sectarian, monotheistic religion of Abraham." - Mehmet
Karites are a
splinter group of the Turkish Khazar
Black Ethiopian Jews are Semites.
Karaite Judaism or Karaism is a Jewish movement orginating
on the Crimean Pennisula
characterized by the recognition of the Tanakh as its scripture, and the
rejection of rabbinic Judaism, the Mishnah and the Talmud as binding.
When interpreting the Tanakh, Karaites strive to adhere to the plain
meaning (p'shat) of the text.
This is in stark contrast to
rabbinical Judaism, which employs
the methods of p'shat, remez (implication or clue), drash ("deep interpretation," based on
breaking down individual words, e.g., breaking down "be'ra'shit" to "beit"
"ra'shit", which means two startings of) and sod ("secret,"
the deeper meaning of the
text, drawing on the Kabbalah).
Torah ("Teaching," also known as the Five Books of Moshe Rabbenu), Nevi'im
("Prophets") and Ketuvim ("Writings") - hence TaNaKh.
The elements of the Tanakh are incorporated in
various forms in Christian Bibles, with some variations, as the "Old
In modern times Karaite Judaism has formed its own
independent Jewish organization, and is not a member of any rabbinic
"Anti-Semitism is so instinctive that it may quite
simply be called one of the primal instincts by which the race helps to
preserve itself against total destruction.
I cannot emphasize the matter
"Anti-Semitism is not, as
the Jews have tried to make the world believe,
an active prejudice.
It is a deeply hidden instinct
with which every man is born.
unconscious of it, as of all
other instincts of self-preservation, until
something happens to awaken
it." - Samuel
Semites are the descendants
of Noah's son Shem and are defined as any member of any of various ancient and
modern peoples originating in Middle East and northern Africa, including the
Canaanites, Arameans, Phoenicians,
Babylonians, Carthaginians, Ethiopians, Hebrews,
Mizrahi Jews are true Semitic
Jews descended from local Jewish communities of the Middle East from biblical
To be antiSemitic one must hate the
descendants of Noah's son Shem.
Those that denigrate Palestinians, Arabs
or Ethiopians are antiSemites.
The Khazars, a Caucasian-Mongolian
race later mixed with Aryans, are not Semitic people of
Black Ethiopian Judaism tradition goes no further than the
Ethiopian Jews do not recognize the Talmud
and other commentaries that form the basis of modern Talmudic traditions.
For this reason the Black Ethiopian Jews are forbidden to perform
marriages, funerals and other services in the state of Israel.
of Israel is not a Judaic state -
it is a Zionist
Israelis routinely assassinate Palestinians they believe to be leaders.
Many times this targeting kills innocent children.
This is an attempt to live up to the Pauline
The Israelis also routinely murder non-violent peace activists
such as Rachel Corrie, crushed
by a bulldozer, documentary film maker James Miller, shot through the neck and
Reuters cameraman Fadel Shana
killed by a flechette shell fired by an Israeli tank.
word of the Lord, O people of Israel!
The Lord has brought charges
against you, saying:
"There is no
kindness, no knowledge of God in your
You make vows and break them; you kill and steal and commit
There is violence everywhere- one murder after another.
That is why your land is in mourning, and everyone is wasting
Even the wild animals, the birds of the sky, and the fish of the
sea are disappearing.
"Don't point your finger at someone
else and try to pass the blame!
My complaint, O priests, is with
So you will stumble in broad
daylight, and your false prophets will fall with you in the night.
And I will destroy Israel,
My people are being destroyed because they don't know
Since you priests refuse to know me, I refuse to recognize you as
Since you have forgotten the laws of your God, I
will forget to bless your children." - Hosea 4:1-6
"What emerged for me,
from the study of the first chapters of the Talmud was the discovery that the
main stream of Talmudic thought is permeated by the
genetic spiritual superiority
of Jews over gentiles, disconcertingly reminiscent of racist
notions of our time.
Living in Israel for the past twenty years in
majority that is no more
sensitive to the feelings of minorities within it than gentile majorities are,
I have come to realize the vitality of
Jewish racist notions, and I
am more than ever convinced that the hold will have on this and future
generations will be gravely impaired unless these notions are neutralized by an
internal reordering of traditional values." - Moshe
"The problem is Israel wants more land than
it has right to and is willing to lead America into global conflicts to gain
it." - Bob Daly 01/07
13 principles of faith
existence of God
of the dead
coming of the Jewish Messiah
Revelation through God's
God's spirituality and
good and retribution of evil
God's foreknowledge of human
God alone is to be the
object of worship
given on Mount Sinai to Moshe Rabbenu
The preeminence of
Moshe Rabbenu among the
The immutability of the Torah as
Orthodox Judaism or
PhariseeismOrthodox Judaism adheres to
a relatively strict
interpretation and application of the laws first canonized in the Talmudic
texts and as subsequently developed and applied by the later authorities known
as the Gaonim, Rishonim, and Acharonim.
Orthodox Judaism is
characterized by belief that the Torah and its laws are Divine, were
transmitted by Yahweh to Moshe
These laws are eternal, and are unalterable.
is an Oral Law, which contains
authoritative interpretation of
the written legal sections of the Torah known only to
This Oral Law is Divine by virtue of having been
transmitted in some form by Yahweh to Moshe Rabbenu along with the Written Law,
as embodied in the Talmud, Midrash, and
innumerable related texts, all
intrinsically and inherently entwined with the written law of the Torah.
Yahweh made an exclusive,
unbreakable covenant with the Children of Israel to be governed by the Torah
Adherence to Halakha, or Jewish law, is required
including acceptance of codes, mainly the Shulchan Aruch, as authoritative
practical guidance in application of both the written and oral laws, as well as
acceptance of halakha-following Rabbis as authoritative interpreters and judges
of Jewish law.
Orthodox beliefs may be most found in their adherence to
the thirteen Jewish principles of faith as stated by the Rambam (Maimonides).
To be a rabbi one must be
taught by another rabbi who then gives the acolyte a document that states he
has been taught to be a rabbi.
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