Jewish Doctrine and Dogma

Emunah: Biblical Faith

In the Torah, faith in God means trust, not belief in particular propositions.

The Emergence of Jewish Dogma

Medieval authorities responded to outside pressures and formulated Jewish principles of faith.

Dogma in Medieval Jewish Thought

Saadiah articulated Jewish creeds, Maimonides followed suit, and a group of 15th-century Spaniards continued the tradition.

Doctrine & Dogma

Jewish Doctrine and Dogma. Jewish Ideas and Beliefs, Philosophy and Theology. Articles on Jewish Ideas and Beliefs.

The Thirteen Principles of Faith

Maimonides' theological principles were never unanimously embraced.