Caring For Others Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish views on how to care for those in need?

Visiting the sick, feeding the hungry, redeeming captives, and comforting mourners are especially prioritized in Jewish tradition. How much do you know about Jewish views on how to care for those in need?

Question 1 of 10
Where does the term tikkun olam, repairing the world, first appear?
Question 2 of 10
According to the Midrash, God modeled the mitzvah of bikur holim (visiting the sick) by visiting whom?
Question 3 of 10
What is a mentsch?
Question 4 of 10
According to the rabbis, which mitzvah is "greater than welcoming the divine presence"?
Question 5 of 10
Which of the following is a good tip to implement when visiting someone who is ill?
Question 6 of 10
According to the sage Hillel, which principle contains the entire Torah in it?
Question 7 of 10
Implicit in the concept of tikkun olam is what understanding?
Question 8 of 10
Which of the following people does the Torah specifically entreat us to protect and provide for?
Question 9 of 10
Which biblical character is said to have set the ideal example for hakhnasat orhim, welcoming guests?
Question 10 of 10
When performing the mitzvah of nichum avelim, comforting mourners, it is important to do what?

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