The Jewish ideology spread along with the physical scattering of Jewish people due to several instances of historical exile, including a diaspora, or scattering, at the hands of the Romans in 70 C.E. and a conflict with ... More »

According to the History of Judaism, the Bible states that God chose Abraham to be the father of His chosen people. Eventually, these people became known as Jews. More »

A worldwide prayer line is a service offered by some religious organizations to provide people around the world an opportunity to request a specific type of prayer. Examples of prayer lines include Silent Unity, Somebody... More » World View Religion

A universalizing religion is one that states it applies to all of the people in the world and therefore is always looking to convert people to gain new followers. The three main universalizing religions are Islam, Christ... More »

Facts about hand washing include the percentages of people who wash their hands, when hands should be washed and how hand washing prevents the spread of germs. Other facts related to hand washing include the number of ge... More » Beauty & Fashion Hygiene

Judaism began in a region known as Canaan, which is located in territories belonging to Palestine and Israel. The location of Canaan is unknown as the name of the territory tended to move with the Jewish people, yet it i... More »

Like many other world religions, one of the main issues that Judaism faces is dwindling membership. There are many reasons cited for this decline, but Jewish leaders and scholars agree that it has to do with the evolutio... More »