Land of Israel QuizThe Land of Israel has been a theological anchor for Jews for millennia. How much do you know about attitudes toward Israel in the Bible, through the Middle Ages, and after the rise of Zionism?
Question 1. True or false: Nahmanides believed that the only way to achieve a perfect Jewish life was to move to Israel.
Question 2. Who coined the famous phrase: “My heart is in the East and I am in the West"?
Question 3. How many Neturei Karta members live in Israel?
Question 4. In the Bible, Abraham purchases a cave in Machpelah. What does he use it for?
Family burial ground
Question 5. True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.
Question 6. According to Abraham Isaac Kook, even secular forms of Zionism hasten what?
The apocalyptic end of days
All Jews' return to the traditional fold
All of these
Question 7. Early Zionists considered whch of these countries as possible sites for the Jewish homeland?
Uganda and Argentina
Uganda and Kenya
Argentina and Chile
Syria and Lebanon