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Obstacles In Jewish Life

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The struggle and obstacles that Jewish people had to endure, made their sense of community and religion even stronger. One of the largest struggles the Jew’s faced was the enslavement. They were enslaved in Egypt. Moses rescued them after his forty-five-year punishment in the Sinai Desert. He was given by God himself, the 10 commandments he was to share with them and free them from slavery. If Moses, was never enslaved, the God of Abraham would have never been able to give him the Ten Commandments, which are the laws that are basic to Jewish life. Another obstacle that the Jew’s had to overcome, was the destruction of Judah by the Neo-Babylonian Empire. It was one of the worst things to happen to the Jewish community. The city of Jerusalem
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