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The Impressive Journey to Judaism Via the Eyes of a Convert with the Assist of The Eternal Jewish Family

New York, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2009 Sitting in a church as a younger woman, Linda felt distant to the setting and rituals. Despite the fact that she was only there to please her grandmother, deep inside her was an inherent belief in the existence of God. Linda never imagined how that belief would manifest … Continue reading

Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism (Jewish Cultures of the World)

Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism (Jewish Cultures of the World) When non-Orthodox Jews become frum (religious), they encounter much more than dietary laws and Sabbath prohibitions. They find themselves in the midst of a whole new culture, involving matchmakers, homemade gefilte fish, and Yiddish-influenced grammar. Becoming Frum explains how these … Continue reading

Why will not MESSIANIC JEWS who return to Judaism have to be re-converted?

Query by : Why will not MESSIANIC JEWS who return to Judaism have to be re-converted? I study exactly where Messianic Jews, if returning to Judaism, do not have to go through a formal conversion. Truly, I never want someone’s ‘ideas’ I want to know the truth and have it referenced. I will be quoting … Continue reading

Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism

Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism When non-Orthodox Jews become “frum” (religious), they encounter much more than dietary laws and Sabbath prohibitions. They find themselves in the midst of a whole new culture, involving matchmakers, homemade gefilte fish, and Yiddish-influenced grammar.” Becoming Frum” explains how these newcomers learn Orthodox … Continue reading

how many sects exist inside of judaism?

Question by SUPERSTAR: how many sects exist inside of judaism? I just know orthodox jewish but this is a sect or they are a lot of groups who call themselves orthodoxs? Best answer: Answer by Mark S, JPAAWithin Judaism, the major sects are: Haredi (ultra-Orthodox) Orthodox Conservative Reform Reconstructionist Renewal Within Orthodox Judaism there are … Continue reading