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
When is the ceremony of hatafat dam brit performed?
Question 2 of 10
Talmudic Judaism considered you Jewish if
Question 3 of 10
For traditional Jews, a convert must assent to kabbalat ol ha-mitzvot, which is what?
Question 4 of 10
According to traditional Judaism, who has sole authority to authorize a conversion to Judaism?
Question 5 of 10
When did Jews engage in active proselytizing?
Question 6 of 10
How do the talmudic rabbis describe the proper conviction a convert to Judaism should have?
Question 7 of 10
What happened to Warder Cresson after he converted to Judaism?
Question 8 of 10
Which is the proper order of the conversion process?
Question 9 of 10
In the book of Exodus, non-Israelites who fled Egypt with the Hebrews were referred to as what?
Question 10 of 10
How much of your body must be immersed in the mikveh?