Magic & the Supernatural Quiz

How well do you know Jewish magic, and the debates around it?

Judaism has many folk customs with magical undertones. But these are not without controversy. How well do you know Jewish magic, and the debates around it?

Question 1 of 10
In the bible, what is the most common cause of God sending disease?
Question 2 of 10
What is the grave of Jonathan Ben Uziel?
Question 3 of 10
Which of the following "magical" rites was Moses not responsible for?
Question 4 of 10
True or false: in the Talmudic period, bowls etched with magic formulas were used by Christians, Mazdeans, Mandeans, but never Jews.
Question 5 of 10
Which of the following supernatural practices is forbidden in the Bible?
Question 6 of 10
Which of these is NOT a reason that a talmudic sage was granted special powers?
Question 7 of 10
What was the Urim and Tummim?
Question 8 of 10
Which biblical character is said to be a witch?
Question 9 of 10
Which of these illustrates the power of speech in Judaism?
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following is a symbol that might be found on a hamsa?

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