Magic & the Supernatural Quiz


Judaism has many folk customs with magical undertones. But these are not without controversy. How well do you know Jewish magic, and the debates around it?

    Question 1 of 7:

    What was the cause of the violent mob assault against Jews in England, which started at the coronation of Richard I in 1189?

     A Jewish delegation bearing gifts was accused of coming to cast their spells over Richard I
     A Jewish citizen with a speech impediment was accused of being possessed by Satan
     Richard I declared a city-wide ban of Jews in his coronation speech
     The rabbi scheduled to bless Richard I did not show up