War & Peace Quiz


Peace is one of Judaism's most revered concepts. And yet Jewish tradition assumes that war is inevitable. How much do you know about the Jewish ethics and laws of combat?

    Question 1 of 10:

    According to Jewish law, when besieging a city the invading army must:

     Walk around the city while blowing shofars
     Allow the people inside to keep getting the animals they need for animal sacrifices
     Leave one side of the city open so people may flee
     Be sure to kill everyone inside, including all cattle and livestock