Weddings QuizWhen planning a Jewish wedding, there are laws and traditions concerning everything from the engagement, to the procession, to the week after the wedding. How much do you know about Jewish weddings?
Question 1. Because the wedding feast is considered a festive meal with religious significance, it has the status of
Question 2. What is a Jewish bill of divorce?
Question 3. Following the grace after meal at the wedding party, how many extra blessings are read?
Question 4. What is a halakhic prenuptial agreement?
A document that aims to prevent women from becoming agunot
An agreement that the bride gets to keep all the personal property she brought into a marriage
An agreement that the groom gets to keep all the personal property he brought into a marriage
Question 5. Which is these is NOT one of the steps in the Jewish marriage ceremony?
Question 6. In talmudic times, the ketubah was written in what language?
Question 7. The ketubah is traditionally both a legal document and a
Question 8. What is the name of the circle dance that is traditionally performed at Jewish wedding parties?
Question 9. True or false: In traditional circles, the bride and groom do not embark upon a honeymoon immediately after their wedding.
Question 10. Which act formalizes the marriage in the erusin (betrothal) ceremony?
Reading the ketubah
Exchanging a ring (or rings)
Seclusion of the bride and groom in a private room
Reciting the seven blessings