Tzedakah Quiz


Tzedakah, or righteousness, is often interpreted as charity, because Judaism views giving as the ultimate act of righteousness. As in most areas of life, here too Jewish tradition makes practical demands and specifies expectations. How much do you know about Tzedakah?

    Question 1 of 10:

    According to the Talmud, which of the following is not a difference between charity and benevolence?

     Charity can only be carried out by giving money, whereas benevolence involves giving of one’s person
     Charity is directed to the poor, whereas benevolence involves the expression of goodwill to all
     Charity is given to the living, whereas benevolence can be extended to the dead
     Charity is not required of those who are less fortunate, whereas benevolence is required of everyone