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 is Kabbalah Ma'asit?
Question 2 of 10
From where did the story of Lilith originate?
Question 3 of 10
In the bible, what is the most common cause of God sending disease?
Question 4 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 5 of 10
Which of the following supernatural practices is forbidden in the Bible?
Question 6 of 10
Which of these illustrates the power of speech in Judaism?
Question 7 of 10
True or false: Among the Dead Sea Scrolls, there exists a fragmentary text that is a collection of protective formulae for fending off demonic attack.
Question 8 of 10
Which of the following is a symbol that might be found on a hamsa?
Question 9 of 10
True or false: In the Torah, God curses people.
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following "magical" rites was Moses not responsible for?

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