What are the characteristics and ideals of the pietist (hasid)? How does the hasid differ
from the typically observant Jew? How does one achieve this kind of piety?
Some of the characteristics that the Hasid shows are
Writing Assignment #2
Why do historians describe 950-1150 as a Golden Age for Spanish Jewry?
A Golden Age is when a high amount of tasks are accomplished. The Golden Age for Spanish
Jewry would have occurred from 950-1150 for man
Homework Assignment #1
Analyze the behavior of Christians who witnessed or took part in the Rhineland massacres
of 1096. To which social strata did these non-Jews belong? What may have motivated
different Christians to act as the