Conversion Quiz

How much do you know about conversion to Judaism?

The process of conversion depends on the overseeing rabbi, but generally includes a great deal of learning, culminating with an appearance before a Jewish court, the taking of a Hebrew name, circumcision for men, and a dunk in the ritual bath. How much do you know about Jewish conversion?

Question 1 of 10
What is the hatafat dam brit ceremony?
Question 2 of 10
How much of your body must be immersed in the mikveh?
Question 3 of 10
Which of these is not one of the steps of a traditional conversion?
Question 4 of 10
What is the Hebrew term for the three-person rabbinic court that takes responsibility for a conversion?
Question 5 of 10
What happened to Warder Cresson after he converted to Judaism?
Question 6 of 10
Which biblical book has a passage that refers to converts, and, according to R. Ishmael, guarantees converts the same civil law protections as native Israelites?
Question 7 of 10
When is the ceremony of hatafat dam brit performed?
Question 8 of 10
What blessing does a convert recite after immersion in the mikveh?
Question 9 of 10
What is a brit milah?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: In most Jewish communities, circumcision is not required to convert a baby boy.