Jewish Prayer Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish prayer, synagogues, rabbis, and liturgy?

Jewish prayer has evolved from scattered supplications in the Bible to a vast, codified tradition today.

Question 1 of 10
How many men are needed to form a traditional prayer quorum?
Question 2 of 10
Which is the traditional Hebrew pronunciation of the word "amen"?
Question 3 of 10
How many parts does the Priestly Blessing have?
Question 4 of 10
True or false: While the “official” language of Jewish prayer is Hebrew, there are several Aramaic parts of the liturgy.
Question 5 of 10
True or false: No Jewish denominations permit women to become rabbis.
Question 6 of 10
Which of these tasks is often NOT performed by modern rabbis?
Question 7 of 10
What is NOT part of the traditional liturgy arranged by the Tannaim?
Question 8 of 10
How many times is the word "amen" found in the Hebrew Bible?
Question 9 of 10
What is the name of a large rectangular shawl with strings tied in a particular pattern in each of the four corners?
Question 10 of 10
In communities without cantors, what title is given to a knowledgeable person who leads the congregation in prayer?

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