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
Which of the following supernatural practices is forbidden in the Bible?
Question 2 of 10
Which of the following Jewish ritual objects did Christians (mistakenly) believe Jews used human blood to create?
Question 3 of 10
Which of these illustrates the power of speech in Judaism?
Question 4 of 10
What is blood libel?
Question 5 of 10
True or false: In the Torah, God curses people.
Question 6 of 10
Which biblical character is said to be a witch?
Question 7 of 10
Rabbi Moses ben Yehiel had to defend which Jewish custom as not being a form or sorcery?
Question 8 of 10
In Jewish thought, dreams are compared to
Question 9 of 10
Which of the following supernatural ideas is mentioned in the Torah?
Question 10 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.

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