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
According to the Books of Ecclesiastes and Job, who goes down to Sheol after they die?
Question 2 of 10
According to the Mishnah, who "brings a child into the World to Come"?
Question 3 of 10
The most forthright biblical prophecy concerning life after death--" Many of those that sleep in the dust of the earth will awake, some to eternal life, others to reproaches, to everlasting abhorrence"--appears in which book?
Question 4 of 10
According to Jewish tradition, which biblical personality will the Messiah be descended from?
Question 5 of 10
True or false: In the Talmud, the afterlife is referred to as the "corrected world."
Question 6 of 10
Which of these was a belief of the followers of Jacob Frank?
Question 7 of 10
What is a gilgul?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these is not a term that refers to the Jewish conception of the Afterlife?
Question 9 of 10
According to Maimonides, why should someone study Torah and perform its commandments?
Question 10 of 10
What do biblical books such as Ecclesiastes and Job say about Sheol?

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