The long search was a 1977 bbc documentary television series spanning 13 episodes presented by ronald eyre, the series surveyed several major world religions, including protestant, orthodox, and catholic. Judaism is one of the oldest monotheistic religions and was founded over 3500 years ago in the middle east jews believe that god appointed the jews to be his chosen people in order to set an example of holiness and ethical behaviour to the world. Monotheism was uncommon at the time judaism was born, but according to jewish tradition, god himself revealed it to abraham, the ancestor of the jewish people judaism teaches that god took special care of the hebrews (who would later become the jews.
Film info: part of “the long search”, a 1977 bbc series hosted by ronald eyre – 52 minutes distributor: ambrose videos has the entire series on dvd for $99 summary: what is it that makes a jew a jew in new york, elie wiesel, author and survivor of the concentration camps, tries to define it. The long search was a 1977 bbc documentary television series spanning 13 episodes presented by ronald eyre, the series surveyed several major world religions. According to jewish tradition, judaism begins with the covenant between god and abraham (ca 2000 bce), who is the patriarch and progenitor of the jewish nation through the ages, judaism has chosen to follow a number of religious principles, the most important being the belief in a single, omniscient, omnipotent, benevolent, and transcendent god, who created the universe and still continues to govern it.
Long search: judaism -- the chosen people lands in israel for a thorough journey through the historic land dr pinches peli serves as tour guide through the synagogues, schools, and prayer centers of jerusalem, including the wailing wall. The long search was a 1977 bbc documentary television series spanning 13 episodes presented by theatre director ronald eyre, the series surveyed several major world religions, including protestant, orthodox, and catholic christianity other episodes surveyed theraveda and zen buddhism, islam, judaism, hinduism, and the new age movement. Judaism focuses on the relationships between the creator, mankind, and the land of israel this is a far more difficult question than you might expect judaism has no dogma, no formal set of beliefs that one must hold to be a jew.
Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for long search: judaism - the chosen people (1978) - on allmovie - the detailed and extensive series long search. Summary: an introduction to the religious makeup of clinton county, pa from the ethnic catholics of renovo, through the fundamentalist baptists of north bend and the struggling jews of lock haven, to the consolidated lutherans of nittany and sugar valleys, this is a survey of religious conditions and outlooks in this rural county.
Search the history of over 336 billion web pages on the internet the long search: 7 -- judaism: the chosen people scanner internet archive html5 uploader 163 worldcat (source edition) 5647109 plus-circle add review comment reviews. Previous article in issue: mircea eliade: attitudes toward history previous article in issue: mircea eliade: attitudes toward history next article in issue: character and the christian life: a study in theological ethics vision and virtue: essays in christian ethical reflection truthfulness and tragedy: further investigations into christian ethics.
Inevitably the search takes us to jerusalem, where dr pinchas peli, tenth generation rabbi and fourth generation jerusalemite, explains the meaning of prayer and acts as our guide through the religious schools, the synagogues and a museum for the survivors of the holocaust. Followers of judaism, whether they are converts or born into the jewish nation (including seculars), are all called jews the jewish collective is regarded to be an ethnoreligious group, for reasons derived from the sacred texts defining them as a nation, rather than followers of a faith.