Judaism

Oldest monotheistic religion, originating in Mideast more than 3,000 years ago with patriarch Abraham. Leading strains of Judaism include Conservative, Orthodox and Reform. Jews have Old Testament as their holy book. There are some 14 million Jews in the world, mainly in US and Israel.

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