Magic & the Supernatural

Jewish Magic & the Blood Libels

Suspicion of Jewish magic was behind the medieval accusation of child murder.

Jewish Magic & Medieval Anti-Semitism

In medieval Europe, Jews suffered on account of popular beliefs about Jewish sorcery--and yet their non-Jewish neighbors also tried to benefit from Jewish magic.

Jewish Views on Miracles

To what extent should Jews believe that miracles occurred in the past and continue to occur today?

The Angel of Death

This concept is a creation of rabbinic literature.