Afterlife & Messiah Quiz

How much do you know about Judaism and the afterlife?

The immortality of the soul, the World to Come, the resurrection of the dead, and the Messianic age are all part of Jewish tradition. How much do you know about this area of Jewish belief?

Question 1 of 10
Which of these is a Jewish belief about heaven?
Question 2 of 10
Which Jewish hero did many, including Rabbi Akiba, think would turn out to be the Messiah?
Question 3 of 10
How is the Messiah described in the Talmud?
Question 4 of 10
Where does the idea of a political or military redeemer come from?
Question 5 of 10
Which of the blessings in the Amidah testifies to the belief in the Messiah?
Question 6 of 10
What is Gehinnom?
Question 7 of 10
According to Jewish tradition, which biblical personality will the Messiah be descended from?
Question 8 of 10
Which belief is expounded by Maimonides in his "Essay on the Resurrection"?
Question 9 of 10
According to Isaac Luria's theology, what will bring the Messiah?
Question 10 of 10
In rabbinic literature, the soul goes through three stages after death. Which of these is not one of those stages?

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