Conversion Quiz

The process of conversion depends on the overseeing rabbi, but generally includes a great deal of learning, culminating with an appearance before a Jewish court, the taking of a Hebrew name, circumcision for men, and a dunk in the ritual bath. How much do you know about Jewish conversion?

    Question 1 of 10:

    When did the Jewish "tradition" of dissuading potential converts originate?

     In the biblical period
     In the time of the Talmud
     In the Middle Ages
     During the German Enlightenment