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. Ahad Haam was the founder of which kind of Zionism?
Question 2. How many Neturei Karta members live in Israel?
Question 3. Followers of Abraham Abulafia's mystical school believed that Israel represents what?
The individual soul
The individual heart
The individual brain
The individual lungs
Question 4. Who wrote The Work of Revival in the Lands of the Diaspora?
Question 5. In the Bible, God first promises the Land of Israel to whose descendants?
Question 6. True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.
Question 7. Nahmanides said that all Jewish laws were only meant to be performed in the Land of Israel. What did he say about performing mitzvot in exile?
It is not necessary to perform mitzvot in exile
By performing mitzvot out of Israel, Jews distinguish themselves from non-Jews
By performing mitzvot out of Israel, Jews keep tradition alive
It is necessary to perform mitzvot out of Israel, in hopes of one day returning to the land