What is the ancient Hebrew religion?


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The ancient Hebrew religion is referred to as Judaism. It is characterized by one solitary God, usually called Yahweh. Yahweh was responsible for keeping the people safe and providing for their daily needs.

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While Judaism is an ancient Hebrew religion, it is still practiced today. The religion claims that Jews are a special people chosen by Yahweh. In this religion, God is honored through sacrifices and living a life of good morals. It is through this religion that the 10 Commandments were introduced to the world. There are over 14 million people in the world as of 2015 who claim to be Jews and practice Judaism.

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