Definition of Orthodox Judaism in English:

Orthodox Judaism

Line breaks: Ortho|dox Juda|ism

noun

[mass noun]
  • A major branch within Judaism which teaches strict adherence to rabbinical interpretation of Jewish law and its traditional observances. There are more than 600 rules governing religious and everyday life.
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    • All of these Jews believed in the core beliefs that became known as Orthodox Judaism.
    • She says she bases her morality on her religious commitment to Orthodox Judaism.
    • But certainly Frimer went on to become a major intellectual figure in Orthodox Judaism.

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