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
What was the cause of the violent mob assault against Jews in England, which started at the coronation of Richard I in 1189?
Question 2 of 10
What is Kabbalah Ma'asit?
Question 3 of 10
What is divination?
Question 4 of 10
In the bible, what is the most common cause of God sending disease?
Question 5 of 10
Which biblical character is said to be a witch?
Question 6 of 10
Which of the following is not a punishment for the use of magic as cited in the Mishnah?
Question 7 of 10
What is a golem?
Question 8 of 10
In Jewish thought, dreams are compared to
Question 9 of 10
Which of these is NOT a reason that a talmudic sage was granted special powers?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: In the Torah, God curses people.

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