The Role of the Torah and Special Covenant” Please respond to the following:
- The history of Judaism is filled with commandments, covenants and persecution. Why do you think Jews are persecuted so much?
- Discuss the significance of the “special covenant” between the Jewish people and God. Name at least two examples of this covenant in the Jewish religion.
- How important are the Ten Commandments and other Laws for Jews?
- Given what you see in the news today, do Jews still exhibit a sense of covenant?
- Can you name some famous Jews today?