My Jewish Learning

God Quiz

Judaism has long been credited with introducing monotheism to the world. But Jewish conceptions of that one God have varied through the ages.

Question 1. True or false: Sometimes in the Bible, people can see God.


Question 2. What is unique about the creation story in the Bible, compared to other Ancient Near Eastern creation stories?
 Man is created before woman
 It does not discuss the origin of God
 It happens in seven days
 All of these
 None of these


Question 3. True or false: There is no single Jewish conception of God.


Question 4. What movement was founded in 1963 by Sherwin Wine?
 Reconstructionist Judaism
 Secular Humanistic Judaism
 Jewish Renewal
 The Chosen People Foundation


Question 5. What is the goal of heikhalot mysticism?
 To meet God
 To know God's intellect and reasoning
 To achieve a vision of God's throne
 To create a world of one's own


Question 6. Which of these does God identify as His own name, in the Bible?
 The Omnipresent
 I Am Who I Am
 The Holy One Blessed Be He
 The Name
 The One Who Spoke and Thus Created The World


Question 7. Which body part is attributed to God in the Torah?
 An arm
 A leg
 A brain
 A heart