Jewish Prayer Quiz

Jewish prayer has evolved from scattered supplications in the Bible to a vast, codified tradition today. How much do you know about Jewish prayer, synagogues, rabbis, and liturgy?

    Question 1 of 7:

    In Temple times, what was the main role of the synagogue?

     To provide a place to house communal guests
     To serve as a place of Jewish study and gathering
     To serve as a place to keep tallit and tefillin
     To provide sanctuary to people who needed a special place to talk to God