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Tisha B'Av - A Time to Mourn

July 24, 2023
The Jewish holiday of Tisha B'Av is a day of mourning to commemorate the many tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people. Test your knowledge on the history of Tisha B'Av.
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Israelis You Should Know

July 3, 2023
From the military to politics to the arts, Israelis have made important contributions not only to their own country but also to the world. Take our quiz and find out how many of these important people in Israel's history that you know!
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The Twelve Tribes of Israel

February 28, 2023
What are the Lost Tribes of Israel? To answer that question, we must look at who are the 12 Tribes of Israel and their descendants today. Take our quiz to find out.
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U.S. Presidents and the Jews

February 16, 2023
As we celebrate President's Day this month, find out how much you know about the long history between our U.S. Presidents and the Jewish people. You may be surprised by the answers!
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Seven Species of Israel

December 10, 2022
Known in Jewish tradition as the Seven Species of Israel (Shiv’at HaMinim), the two grains and five fruits referenced in Deuteronomy 8:8 have always held tremendous historical and spiritual value for the Jewish people. Discover how much you know about the symbolism and spiritual value of the Seven Species of Israel.
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The History of Thanksgiving

November 17, 2022
Thanksgiving is one of the most beloved holidays, but do you know the history behind this day? Or what biblical observance may have been its inspiration? Test your knowledge with our quiz!
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Sukkot - A Season of Rejoicing

September 30, 2022
Test your knowledge about Sukkot, the most joyous festival of the Jewish year.
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Shmita - The Sabbatical Year

May 15, 2022
In September 2021, we welcomed in the Hebrew year of 5782. It is the year of shmita, which occurs every seven years. While typically translated as “Sabbatical year,” the word shmita literally means “release”. Test your knowledge on the history of shmita.
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A True Fast

May 2, 2022
Fasting in Judaism has been a longstanding practice, in some instances tied to the observance of key festivals and holy days, but also as a communal response to tragedies and a call to repentance. Test your knowledge on the spiritual discipline of fasting with our quiz!
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Test Your Knowledge on Tzedakah

September 3, 2020
Tzedakah, which means "righteous giving," goes far beyond the traditional concept of charity and charitable giving. Find out how much you know about this concept in Judaism by taking our quiz.
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Abraham - The Father of Our Faith

November 12, 2019
Abraham's steadfast belief in one God revolutionized his world and influenced civilization for generations to come. Discover how much you know about Abraham, the father of our faith.