Jewish religion

Definitions of Jewish religion

n Jews collectively who practice a religion based on the Torah and the Talmud

Hebraism, Judaism
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Jewish Orthodoxy, Orthodox Judaism
Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud
Conservative Judaism
Jews who keep some of the requirements of the Mosaic law but allow for adaptation of other requirements (as some of the dietary laws) to fit modern circumstances
Reform Judaism
the most liberal Jews; Jews who do not follow the Talmud strictly but try to adapt all of the historical forms of Judaism to the modern world
Chasidim, Chassidim, Hasidim, Hasidism, Hassidim
a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose out of a pietistic movement originating in eastern Europe in the second half of the 18th century; a sect that follows the Mosaic law strictly
Type of:
faith, organized religion, religion
an institution to express belief in a divine power

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