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Judaism can be traced back to Bronze Age, where it was first discovered in the Middle East. According to the Bible, Abraham was chosen by God in order to lead a special group of people: the Jews. More »

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The traditions of Judaism arose around 2000 B.C., but it was not until 1 A.D. that the rabbinic religion was established. The faith was historically centered around Canaan (modern day Israel and Palestine). More »

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The Kingdom of Axum, frequently spelled Aksum, originated in Ethiopia and at its peak controlled the area around the Red Sea, establishing a major trade empire, constructing impressive stone monoliths and adopting Christ... More »

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The geographical origins of the Jewish religion can be traced back to the Fertile Crescent, an area of land on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea that is situated between the Nile, Tigris and Euphrates rivers. This ... More »

www.reference.com World View Religion Judaism

The traditions of Judaism arose around 2000 B.C., but it was not until 1 A.D. that the rabbinic religion was established. The faith was historically centered around Canaan (modern day Israel and Palestine). More »

www.reference.com World View Religion Judaism

Judaism is a cultural and religious identity associated with Jewish people. The cultural aspects of Judaism includes food, holidays, rituals, customs and other traditions. The religious aspect refers to the tenets of the... More »

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Followers of Judaism are known as the "Jewish" or "Jews." The religion is based on belief in the God of Abraham, who Jews believe made an agreement with the patriarch that his descendants would dwell in the promised land... More »

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