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Common Holy Days in Jewish Religious Traditions
Complete the template with information from Jewish Holy Days. Identify at least seven Jewish religious holy days and place each holy day in the correct season (time of year) as studied in the course.
Write a 1- to 2-paragraph response for each of the following.
1. Describe the three major sections of the Jewish bible. Include its estimated date of being written and what is contained in each section.
2. Describe the major similarities and differences between the four branches of Judaism (Orthodox, Conservative, Reform, Reconstructionist). How are these four groups distinct from one another?
Write a 350- to 500-word paper on one of the Jewish holy days. Explain the historical origin, the time of year it is celebrated, important Jewish religious practices associated with the day and any theological or cultural differences in observance of the holy day by various branches of Judaism. Format your response consistent with APA guidelines.