Type
Crossword
Description

A religion based on communication with an ultimate reality/believers in ------ often search for meaning and truth of their being mysticism
Filled with or attendant with/The streets downtown are ----- with danger fraught
in an indulgent manner/After fasting Jews are able to feast ------- indulgently
suggest in an indirect or covert way/Many dictators use propaganda to ------ fear among people insinuate
a homeless child especially one forsaken or orphaned/After noticing the ----- on the street, the woman stopped to feed him waif
quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception/It is a good idea to be ----- when in large crowds observant
a state of extreme poverty or destitution/Many people all over the world live in ------and misery penury
a state of danger involving risk/If the Jews disobeyed orders they put themselves in ----- peril
Time without end/No one knows for sure where we go for ------ eternity
of or relating to jewish Hasidism or its members or their beliefs and practices/-------Jews are very religious and dedicate their lives to their beliefs Hasidic
Moving from one place in oder to settle in another/Hitler's rise to power caused a huge ------ of jews emigration
the school play was a ------ of a movie /A performance of a musical composition or dramatic role insignificant conveying nothing/ rendering
the name used to identify the members of a family/Jews were called by ----- and gathered by the Germans surname
the place of worship for a jewish congregation/Jews worship at the ------- frequently synagogue
eliminate/It was found necessary to ------ him for his unacceptable behavior expel

V.I.C #2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the name used to identify the members of a family surname
moving from one place in order to settle in another emigration
of or relating to the Jewish Hasidim or its members or their beliefs and practices hasidic
insinuate indirect
penury poverty
a perofrmace of a musical composition or a dramatic role insignificant conveying nothing rendering
quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception observant
waif orphaned
the place of worship for a Jewish congregation synagogue
a religion based on communion with an ultimate reality mysticism
fraught filled
state of danger involving risk peril
in an indulgent manner indulgently
eternity forever
expel eliminate

Judaism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A big family dinner that is enjoyed at the end of Passover. Seder
A holiday celebrating the freedom of Jews from slavery in Egypt. Passover
This symbol represent Judaism. The ____ of David. Star
Where Jews go to worship. Synagogue
The founder of the Jewish religion. Abraham
Celebrates the re-dedication of their holy temple in Jerusalem. Hanukkah
An inherited or customary pattern of thought, action, or behavior. Tradition
A holiday celebrating the Jewish New Year. Yomkippur
The belief in one god. Monotheism
The candle holder that is lit each night during Hanukkah. Menorah
The location of the most holy Jewish temple that was taken over by the Greeks. Jerusalem
How many days is Hanukkah? Eight
The holy or sacred text of Judaism. Torah
A strong belief or trust in someone or something. Faith
Bread without yeast that is eaten during Passover. Matzah
A spinning top, a game played during Hanukkah. Dreidel
Jewish religious leaders. Rabbi
A set of moral principles or values. Ethics
The scattering of the Jewish people outside of their homeland. Diaspora
One who creates or establishes. Founder
Going without food for a period of time. Fasting
Where did Judaism begin? Isreal

V.I.C #2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the name used to identify the members of a family. Williams, Johnson, and Jones are common____________. Surname
Moving from one place to settle in another. Americans ___________ early in the 1400s after Christopher Columbus found America. Emigration
of or relating to to the Jewish Religion or its members or their beliefs and practices. Ruben is a Jewish man but he doesn't study ___________. Hasidic
suggest in an indirect of covert way. Harley tried to _________ that Manny had broke her elbow but I never paid attention to her clues. Insinuate
a state of extreme poverty or destitution. Some countries in Africa are in __________ but some are richer than media describes. Penury
a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic insignificant conveying nothing. Tamia will be ____________ Lana because she has more experience in her character. Rendering
quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception. Yara is very ____________ of her surroundings. observant
a homeless child especially one forsaken or orphaned. Quinten has been a _______ for the past seven years, so he hasn't really relied on anyone but himself. waif
a place of worship of a Jewish congregation. Grayson went to the____________ for the tenth time today because he was a lost soul. synagogue
a religion based on communion with an ultimate reality. William had started to study _____________ as soon as he was old enough to go to college. mysticism
filled with or attended with. Elliot was __________ with melancholy and confusion. fraught
state of danger involving risk. In most horror movies, the characters are always in ________ and seem to make unwise decisions. Peril
in an indulgent manner. Syler relaxed and enjoyed his time in the house_____________. indulgently
time without end. Because we don't always live forever, when we die it's like an __________ sleep. eternity
eliminate. Manson was ________ from the Halo tournament after being killed by another player. expel

Jewish, Christian and Muslim beliefs in God Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The belief in Jesus Christ as both god and human being. The belief is believed by Christians and Muslims. The belief is found in the bible “By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: He who was revealed in the flesh, was vindicated in the Spirit, Seen by angels, Proclaimed among the nations, Believed on in the world, Taken up in glory.” The Bible (1 timothy 3:16) Incarnation
The belief that God is three consubstantial persons Trinity
The belief of a person who spreads and teachers the word of god. This belief is believed by Christians, Jews and Muslims and comes from the bible and the Quran. “Give Abraham his wife back. He is a prophet. He will pray for you, and you will not die. But if you do not give Sarah back, you will die. And all your family will surely die.” The Bible (Genesis 20:7) Prophet
The Christian and Jewish belief in a single all powerful god. The belief is found in the bible. “For there is one God and one mediator between God and mankind, the man Christ Jesus.” The Bible (1 Timothy 2:5) Monotheism
The Christian belief that there is life after death. This belief comes from the apostle’s creed. “I believe in the holy Catholic Church, the communion of saints: The forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting.” Eternal life
The Christian belief by which Jesus was killed, by being nailed to a cross and left to die. This belief comes from the bible. “The soldiers nailed Jesus to a cross.” The Bible (Mathew 27:35) Crucifixion
The place that Christians go and pray to god. Church
The way which people worship or ask for help by their god and is believed by all religions. This belief comes from the bible and the Quran. “Then God answered Leah’s prayer, and she became pregnant again. She gave birth to a fifth son.” The Bible (Genesis 30:17) Prayer
The Islamic belief in a single all powerful god. The belief if found in the Quran’ “Such is Allah, your Lord, the Creator of everything; there is no God but He; whence are you then turned away?” The Quran (40:62) Tahwid
The Islamic god which the Quran constantly preaches. “All praise is due to God alone, the Sustainer of all the worlds” The Quran (1:2) Allah
A spiritual being who delivers messages to people from God. The belief comes from the bible and Quran and is believed in by both Christians and Muslims. “The angel said, “Hagar, you are Sarai’s slave girl. Where have you come from? Where are you going?” Hagar answered, “I am running from my mistress Sarai.” The Bible (Genesis 16:8) Angel
The record of the Prophet Muhammad’s life actions and deeds. Hadith
The place were Muslims go and worship to Allah. Mosque
The holy book of Islam which was brought to the prophet Muhammad. Quran
The Jewish name for God. Yahweh
The official collection of Jewish texts, which is the texts source of the many editions of the Christian Old Testament. Jewish bible
A sacred Christian book which has the Old Testament which has sacred books of the Jews and the New Testament which begins with the birth of Jesus. Christian bible
The ritual by which not eating food for a period of time or not eating certain foods. This belief is found in the bible, “On the twenty-fourth day of the same month, the Israelites gathered together, fasting and wearing sackcloth and putting dust on their heads.” The Bible (Nehemiah 9:1) Fasting
A person who followed the teachings of Jesus when Jesus was alive. Disciple
The Jewish and Christian belief of an evil spirit that lives in hell, which is enemies with god. Devil

NIGHT UNIT 1 VOCABULARY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a Transylvanian village that belonged then to Hungary sighet
the major Jewish spring festival that commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery, lasting seven or eight days from the 15th day of Nisan passover
name of Elie's oldest sister Hilda
name of Elie's middle sister Bea
name of Elie's youngest sister Tzipora
name of the Beadle Moishe
an official order or proclamation issued by a person in authority edict
destruction or slaughter on a mass scale, especially caused by fire or nuclear war holocaust
author of the book "Night" eliewiesel
Elie believed he lived to become a ___________. witness
a unified body of individuals community
site of Nazi concentration camp in Poland during WWll Auchswitcz
the building where a Jewish assembly or congregation meets for religious worship and instruction synagogue
he established concentration camps to exterminate the Jews adolfhitler
destroy utterly; obliterate annihilate
take hold of suddenly and forcibly seize
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups ghetto
the street Elie lives on in the large ghetto serpentstreet
In the preface, Elie had trouble getting his book what? published
the German secret police under Nazi rule gestapo
.belief characterized by self-delusion or dreamy confusion of thought mysticism
kept secret, especially because it would not be approved of surreptitious

The Holocaust Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A concentration camp that has the most known deaths Auschwitz
The dictator that controlled the holocaust Adolf Hitler
dislike or hatred of the Jews Antisemitism
Term used by the Nazis to describe northern European physical characteristics (such as blonde hair and blue eyes) as racially “superior”. Aryan
Persons identifying themselves with the Jewish community or as followers of the Jewish religion or culture. Jews
Name for members of the NSDAP, National Socialist Democratic Workers Party, who believed in the idea of Aryan supremacy. Nazi
The secret state police of the German army, organized to stamp out any political opposition. Gestapo
Six major camps designed and built for the sole purpose of killing Jews. These were Auschwitz-Birkenau, Belzec, Chelmno, Majdanek, Sobibor and Treblinka. Extermination camps
Belzec Death camp located in southeastern Poland alongside a main railway line; between 550,000 and 600,000 Jews were killed there. Belzec
Nazi euphemism for the deliberate killings of institutionalized physically, mentally, and emotionally handicapped people. The euthanasia program began in 1939, with German non-Jews as the first victims. The program was later extended to Jews. Euthanasia
Large chambers in which people were executed by poison gas. These were built and used in Nazi death camps. Gas Chambers
The deliberate and systematic destruction of a racial, political, cultural, or religious group. Genocide
An ancient symbol appropriated by the Nazis as their emblem. Swastika
A girl that lived through the holocaust and was most known for her diary Anne Frank
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 Final Solution
a person forced to flee from home or country Displaced person
a penal institution for political prisoners who are used as forced labor Labour Camp
a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles Star Of David
grant freedom to; free from confinement Liberate
a person who is confined; especially a prisoner of war Prisoner

Judaism, Christianity, and Islam Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a push for Jews to have a homeland is Israel Zionism
Jewish house of worship Synagogue
food that is satisfies Jewish law Kosher
father and founder of Judaism Abraham
religious teacher of Judaism Rabbi
rules of morals that Jews must follow Ten Commandments/covenant
denomination that strictly follows the rules of Torah Orthodox
son of God Christ
Christian house of worship Church
day of worship for Christians Sunday
name of Christian calendar Gregorian
celebrates birth of Jesus Christ Christmas
he made Christianity official religion of Roman Empire Constantine
he made Christianity official religion of Roman Empire Bible
name of God in Islam Allah
founder of Islam Muhammad
believe that most qualified should be leader of Islam Sunnis
believe that Muhammad's nearest relative should be leader of Islam Shiites
celebrates the time that the Qu'ran was revealed to Muhammad Ramadan
declaration of faith, daily prayer, charitable giving, etc. Five Pillars
religious place of worship for Muslims Mosque

Judaism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Giving worship to something or someone other than the one, true God. Idolatry
The adoption of Greek ways and speech as happened in the case of Jews living in the Diaspora. Hellenization
Writing fragments from the Essene community found in caves near Qumran that indicated the monastic nature of the Essenes and their scrupulous its for the Law. Dead Sea Scrolls
Hebrew for "my master" or "my teacher"; someone who was authorized to teach and judge in matters of Jewish Law. Rabbi
Two long collections of Jewish religious literature that are commentaries on the Mishnah, the Hebrew code of laws that emerged about 200 CE. Talmud
Subscribing to the doctrine or belief that there is only one God. Monotheistic
The sanctuary inside the tabernacle in the Temple of Jerusalem where the Ark of the Covenant was kept. Holy of Holies
From the Hebrew meaning "pious", a movement within Judaism founded in eighteenth-century Poland where pious devotion to God is as important as study of Torah. Hasidism
From the name Zion, it is a movement with origins in the nineteenth century that sought to restore a Jewish homeland in Palestine in response to anti-Semitism. Zionism
The type of biblical interpretation found in rabbinic literature, especially the Talmuds. Midrash
A repository traditionally in or against the wall of a synagogue for the scrolls of the Torah. Ark
A commandment of the Jewish law. Mitzvot
A binding and solemn agreement between human beings or between God and his people, holding each to a particular course of action. Covenant
From the Hebrew meaning "way", Jewish law that covers all aspects of the life of an individual and of the community. Halakhic
A religious ceremony that symbolically ends the Shabbat, usually recited over kosher wine or kosher grape juice. Havdalah
The elevated platform in a Jewish synagogue where the person reading aloud from the Torah stands during the service. Bimah
Meaning "doorpost", a small parchment containing Jewish scripture, usually the Sh'ma, that is placed in a case on or near the right doorframe at the home of an observant Jew. Mezuzah
From the Hebrew word kaser, meaning "proper"; refers to food permitted by Jewish dietary laws. Kosher
Hebrew for "calamity", it refers to the mass murder of Jews by the Nazis during World War II. Shoah

Five Major World Religions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What changes History? Religion
Where do Christians worship? Church
What day do Christians go to Church? Sunday
Who is the figurehead of the Jewish Religion? God
Where do Hindu's worship? Temples
Where did Judaism start? Israel
What is the Christian's Holy Book called? Bible
Who is the figurehead of Islam? Allah
The Christians are waiting for ___________ to return. Jesus
What do the Muslims have to practice every day? Five Pillars
How many gods do the Jews believe in? One
Where do Muslims worship? Mosque
What is the lifetime goal for the Buddhist? Nirmana
Who is the figurehead for Buddhism? Buddha
What is the holy book for the Jews? Torah
The Jews worship in a ___________. Synagogue
Who believes in a heaven and hell? Christians
The Hindu believe in _________ gods. Many
The Jewish symbol is the Star of __________? David
The Islam religion follows the book called ___________? Koran

Medieval Europe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A narrow inlet of the sea between cliffs or steep slopes fjords
People who are sent by a religious leader to spread the faith Missionaires
Agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
Political Order, Under feudalism, nobles governed and protected people in return for services Feudalism
A low-ranking noble under the protection of a feudal lord Vassal
A feudal estate belonging to a vassal Fief
A mounted man-at-arms serving a lord Knight
The system, spirit, or customs of medieval knighthood Chivalry
A member of the peasant class tied to the land and subject to the will of a landowner Serf
A group of merchants or craftspeople Guild
A group of citizens that meets to decide whether people should be accused of a crime GrandJury
A group of citizens that decides whether an accused person is guilty Trial-Jury
The study of religious faith, practice, and experience Theology
A way of thinking that combined faith and reason Scholasticsism
The everyday spoken language of a region Vernacular
Religious worship service for Christians Mass
Ideas that go against the church teachings Hersey
Hostility toward or discrimination against Jews AntiSemitism
A disease that spreads quickly and kills many people plague
The christian reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula Reconquista