Essays Tagged: "Judah"

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rth praise him. Theseas and all that move in them. For God will save Zion and rebuild the cities of Judah.Then people will settle there and possess it; the children of his servants will inherit it; an ...

(3 pages) 100 1 3.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Hebrews and Yom Kippur

om Isreal.786 B.C.-746 B.C. Renaissance of Isreal under Jerobam II.783 B.C.-742 B.C. Renaissance of Judah under Uzziah.750 B.C. The prophets Amos and Hosea speak out against the exploitation of the po ... Isreal to pay a large tribute.721 B.C. The Assyrians manage to capture Isreal and deport the Jews. Judah becomes a vassal state of Assyria.715 B.C. Hezekiah becomes King of Judah and rids the religio ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Roots of Christianity & Judaism

his Jewish identity. In biblical times the Jews were divided into 12 tribes: Reuben, Simeon (Levi), Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, Benjamin, Dan, Naphtali, Gad, Asher, Ephraim, and Manasseh.The word Jew is ... jamin, Dan, Naphtali, Gad, Asher, Ephraim, and Manasseh.The word Jew is derived from the kingdom of Judah, which included the tribes of Benjamin and Judah. The name Israel referred to the people as a ...

(19 pages) 710 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

In the classic movie Ben-hur, Judah Ben-hur and his childhood friend Messala come to face to face in a battle about good/evil, right/wrong, judiasm/christianity. This essay details these themes.

"Ben-Hur" is the story of Judah Ben-Hur and his boyhood friend Messala, who betrayed Judah's trust and loyalty, and their dram ... d loyalty, and their dramatic battle to see who is the better man.The story begins with Messala and Judah reuniting after a long time. After talking, Messala asked Judah to help him obtain power, but ... lking, Messala asked Judah to help him obtain power, but since this involved killing his own people Judah declined the offer. This was the turning point that transformed them from childhood friends in ...

(2 pages) 79 1 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

An analysis of Vice President Aaron Burr's role in a possible conspiracy against America.

Aaron Burr: Traitor or NotJay JudahOn July 11th, 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton stood back to back in Weeh ...

(6 pages) 64 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Ancient Greece: The Kings.

on barely registered; the Persians after all controlled almost the entire world: Asia Minor, Lydia, Judah, Mesopotamia, and Egypt.The loss at Marathon was no more than an irritation to the Persians. D ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A bookreport about the book Sotah by Neomi Regen - synopsis, opinion and a creative task. The book is written in English, by an Israeli author, and the plot also takes place in Israel.

of Dina Reich, a haredi* woman from Meah Shearim. Dina is 17 when she must marry a man. She marries Judah Gutman, a carpenter. At first she doesn't love him, but, just like any other haredi girl, she ... di girl, she hopes she'll just get used to him.Time passes by and something is missing in her life. Judah is a good, loving husband, but she still needs something.After her mother dies and she gives b ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Harlot by the Side of the Road"

stories the women managed to scheme their way into getting what they want. The stories of Tamar and Judah and of Lot and His Daughters are two examples of this. Tamar is in a pre-arranged marri ... Daughters are two examples of this. Tamar is in a pre-arranged marriage to the eldest son of Judah, who is a wealthy man of power. Before producing an heir to the family fortune, he loses favor ...

(4 pages) 22 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Religion (isreal)

32:27-29) Israel had 12 sons, who became the founders of the 12 tribes. The word "Jew" derived from Judah, one of the 12 tribes of Israel.As time went on the term Jew was applied to all Israelites not ... tribes of Israel.As time went on the term Jew was applied to all Israelites not just descendants of Judah. (Esther 3:6; 9:20)The Jewish genealogical records were destroyed in 70 C.E. when the Romans d ...

(7 pages) 108 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

History of the Hebrews

ef in Yahweh allowed them to hold out hope that one day they would be free and allowed to return to Judah. The early Hebrews were a peaceful people who originated in Mesopotamia and then migrat ... l power; it was not free from controversy. Solomon showed favoritism towards the southern tribes in Judah. His tax laws were more lenient for the south than the north. He also used his land and people ...

(10 pages) 72 1 3.7 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Captives of Babylon - The condition of the Hebrews held captive in Babylon during the reign of Nebuchadnezzer

to split, with the 10 northern tribes calling themselves Israel and the 2 southern tribes going by Judah. Israel revolted against Assyrian rule, and was conquered in 722 B.C.E., when it is said that ... o diminished that they vanished from the face of the earth and became known as the Ten Lost Tribes. Judah, however, did not revolt, so they existed as a territory of Assyria until Assyria was overthro ...

(5 pages) 16 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers

Israel&judah

Israel and Judah "“ the divided kingdoms.Solomon, the king of Israel, was not going with God's way. After ... ibes go by the name of Israel, while the southern kingdom was known by the name of the major tribe, Judah.When King Solomon died in 931 b.c, he left behind him a disturbing situation: an empty treasur ... ry and far more heterogeneous population. Israel has established its center and capital at Samaria. Judah on the other hand was centered around their capitol of Jerusalem. Furthermore, Judah was very ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Ethics In Crimes And Misdemeanors

in Crimes and Misdemeanors, which oddly parallel each other. In one story, the "Crime" story, Judah Rosenthal, an apparently happily married and successful ophthalmologist, life is on the verge ... a religious man, yet he consults Rabbi Ben, whose advice to confess and seek his wife's forgiveness Judah rejects. He knows it would destroy his wife and consequently their marriage. Out of ideas, he ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Joseph And The Technicolor

ren of Israel, followed by Simeon, Levi, Napthali, Isaachar, Asher, Dan, Zebulun, Gad, Benjamin and Judah. Not all of them had the same mother. Jacob, Joseph's father, had many wives.Jacob favored Jos ...

(2 pages) 427 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Jews

there was only one true God. The word "˜Jew' originally meant a member of the Hebrew tribe of Judah or a member of the Hebrew state, Judea. Both the Old Testament and historical theory tr ... ribes formed a northern kingdom called Israel. The remaining two tribes created a southern kingdom, Judah. In the 700's B.C. the kingdom of Israel was invaded by the Assyrians and Israel was destroyed ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

What is Human?

fiction writers of his era (along with Robert Heinlein and A. E. Van Vogt). Son of unorthodox Jews Judah Asimov and Anna Rachel Asimov, Isaac Asimov was born in Petrovichi Shtetl of Smolensk Oblast, ... hday on January 2, 1920.In 1923 his family immigrated to America and settled down in Brooklyn where Judah Asimov later opened his first candy store in 1926. The candy store may have been small but it ...

(7 pages) 23 1 4.5 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

MUSLIM VS. RASTAFARIANS Islam interprets the relationship between a man

himself the titles of Emperor Haile Selassie (Power of the Trinity) I, Conquering Lion of the Tribe Judah, Elect God and King of the Kings of Ethiopia.Selassie was not a Rastafarian himself. He was ... e music, the Rastafarian religion is so much more. Some symbols of this faith are that the lion of Judah represents Haile Sellasie I. It represents the King of Kings as the lion is the king of all be ...

(9 pages) 6302 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

MUSLIM VS. RASTAFARIANS Islam interprets the relationship between a man

himself the titles of Emperor Haile Selassie (Power of the Trinity) I, Conquering Lion of the Tribe Judah, Elect God and King of the Kings of Ethiopia.Selassie was not a Rastafarian himself. He was ... e music, the Rastafarian religion is so much more. Some symbols of this faith are that the lion of Judah represents Haile Sellasie I. It represents the King of Kings as the lion is the king of all be ...

(9 pages) 1681 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Judaism

religion, they are no longer considered a Christian.The name Judaism is derived from the region of Judah. The region of Judah was located in the southern area of ancient Israel. Judaism began with th ...

(9 pages) 53 0 3.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

A Report on Habakkuk (Old Testament Wisdom Literature)

c. It is a small book, but it is dynamic and full of force. The book has two main purposes; to warn Judah (or possibly another people) of it's conquest by the Chaldean's (Babylonians) and to give Juda ... just as God allowed the Assyrians to conquer Israel, so he going to allow the Chaldeans to conquer Judah. The book of Habakkuk records a prophecy that Habakkuk received from God. The prophecy does no ...

(10 pages) 22 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith