Notes for Religious Studies 369:

Introduction to Judaism

Jewish Beliefs

God and the World

Divine Transcendence and Immanence

God's Eternity

Divine Omnipotence

Divine Omniscience:

God and the World


Science and Creation

Healing and the Sanctity of Life

Kabbalistic Views of Creation

Differing Views of Miracles


Providence and Divine Justice

Traditional views


  • Post-Holocaust theologians have generally avoided attempts to explain evil, especially in terms that would place blame on the victims.