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|Material Type:||Juvenile audience|
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|Description:||103 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.|
|Contents:||Part 1 What is Judaism?: brief history and symbols; types of Judaism; holy places; do you understand...?. Part 2 Beliefs and sources of authority: concepts of God; the Torah; sources of authority; respect for the Torah; the Covenant; do you understand...?. Part 3 Worship: daily prayer; synagogue -function; synagogue - furnishings; synagogue leaders; do you understand...?. Part 4 Jewish festivals: Shabbat - Friday preparations; Shabbat - Saturday observance; Rosh Hashanah; Yom Kippur; Hanukkah; preparations for Pesach; Pesach and the seder meal; Shavuot and Sukkot; do you understand...?. Part 5 Rites of passage: birth and Brit Milah; Bar Mitzvah and Bat Chayil; marriage; death and mourning; do you understand...?. Part 6 Home life: Mezuzah; dietary laws; family life; relationships; do you understand...?. Part 7 Justice and equality: justice and the law; racism and prejudice; role and status of women; wealth and poverty; peace and war; Holocaust; do you understand...?. Part 8 Life and death: created world; euthanasia; suffering; suicide; contraception and abortion; medical ethics; do you understand...?.|
|Series Title:||GCSE RE for you.|