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Final Test - Jewish Civilization Final Outline Channeled Messianism Channeled Messianism is a term that explains that a messianic figure arises

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Jewish Civilization Final Outline Channeled Messianism Channeled Messianism is a term that explains that a . messianic figure arises when a group is in great despair A first example of this is Bar Kokhbah who lead a revolution in 130 against Emperor Hadrian who wanted to rebuild Jerusalem as a . pagan metropolis Many believed Bark Kokhbah to be a messianic . figure . , Another example of a messianic figure is Shabbetai Zevi Zevi , after the Chmielnicki pogroms claimed that he was the Jewish . . Messiah in 1665 Zevi was a Kabbalist He traveled around and . participated in weird ceremonies He went to Constantinople to . dethrone the Sultan Yet the Sultan told Zevi he could either . . convert or be killed So Zevi converted to Islam Triangles and Circles as Symbols in Judaism Converts MANORIALISM moved towards center and became powerful in Spain . The triangle represents the Jews in the Rhineland There were two . reasons why Jews refused to convert The first reason is that the Jews were very dedicated to their religion and would rather die . than convert But the triangle represents the other reason why Jews . , refused to convert If Jews in the Rhineland converted instead of , , being outside the triangle or hierarchy in society they would be at . the bottom of the hierarchy They would be at the bottom of . society and have virtually no rights in society There was very little . potential for upward mobility , . On the other hand the circle represents Jews in Spain Jews , . lived in all aspects of society all around the circle But the . , Christians were the core of the circle By converting to Judaism , conversos had the opportunity to be in the core of the circle and . be powerful in society Converted Jews were treated just like any
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. , Christians If they converted they could become powerful , . aristocrats and even bishops , , 1348 1648 and 1948 The ‘ . 48s in Jewish history are very significant years 1348 was . the year that the Black Death occurred Jews were accused of . poisoning the wells because less Jews got sick This was because the Jews were isolated in ghettos and therefore less likely to get . the disease Many Jews were expelled or fled from their homelands . and went to Poland 1648 was the year in which the Chiemlnicki pogroms occurred . in the Ukraine Many Jewish homes and towns were brutally . . destroyed No Jews were allowed in the new Russian Empire Many & Jews refused to convert and killed themselves their families in . order to avoid conversion This event set the stage for Shabbetai . Zevi to claim he was the messiah 1948 was one of the most significant years in the history of . . the Jewish People This was the creation of the state of Israel The Dreyfus Affair - Alfred Dreyfus was a high ranking Jewish officer in the French . army He was tried and convicted of treason and sent to Devil’s . Island Turns out the papers were forged and Dreyfus was . ,
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This test prep was uploaded on 02/25/2008 for the course JWST 101 taught by Professor Goldstein during the Spring '06 term at Tulane.

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Final Test - Jewish Civilization Final Outline Channeled Messianism Channeled Messianism is a term that explains that a messianic figure arises

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