Afterlife & Messiah Quiz

How much do you know about Judaism and the afterlife?

The immortality of the soul, the World to Come, the resurrection of the dead, and the Messianic age are all part of Jewish tradition. How much do you know about this area of Jewish belief?

Question 1 of 10
What does mashiah, the Hebrew word for "messiah," literally mean?
Question 2 of 10
According to the Mishnah, who "brings a child into the World to Come"?
Question 3 of 10
In which book is the person who ushers in the World to Come called "The Messiah"?
Question 4 of 10
According to Isaac Luria's theology, what will bring the Messiah?
Question 5 of 10
According to Jewish thought, who will be the adversary of the Jewish people in an apocalyptic battle that ushers in true redemption?
Question 6 of 10
According to Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liady, who enjoys the bliss of the World to Come while on Earth?
Question 7 of 10
Which belief is expounded by Maimonides in his "Essay on the Resurrection"?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these is NOT an example of modern messianism?
Question 9 of 10
Which of the following will not have a place in the World to Come, according to the Midrash on Ecclesiastes?
Question 10 of 10
According to the Mishnah, who does not have a share in the World to Come?

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