Jew, Yahudic in Israel


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Introduction / History

The Yahudic Jewish group were originally part of the diaspora from Israel like the other main branches of Diaspora. This migration to modern day Iraq area happened as a result of the destruction of the Jewish (Hebrew) homeland Israel by King Nebuchadnezzar of the Babylonian Empire. This people is basically Jewish (ethnically) with some differences from the other main types of Jews. They are Jewish people who are coming back to Israel from Iraq area of Mesopotamia (Western Asia) They have a long culture and religious history that is related to Judaism. The Iraqi Jews were the main center of the Jewish culture for many centuries. The "oral" law part of Judaism was mainly formed from this part of the Jewish diaspora. This is one that Jesus referenced when he mentioned the "traditions" of the Pharisees, Scribes.


Where Are they Located?

The Yahudic Jews as in Israel mainly now. Few are in Iraq anymore. Some in other parts of Asia, some in Britain.


What Are Their Beliefs?

Some practice Judaism. In which case they belief in the Old Testament, without believing that Jesus is the focus, end and culmination of it.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Jew, Yahudic in Israel.

Pray that they can see that Jesus Christ is the Light of the World, the true and only Messiah (Hebrew for anointed King of Israel) and the glory of the Jewish people. Pray that they can see that the prophecies of the Old Testament about the Savior, final King of the Jews is all fulfilled only in Jesus Christ (Jesus is the Greek transliteration of the Hebrew word for Joshua, Yeshua)


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Jew, Yahudic
People Name in Country Jew, Yahudic
World Population 101,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed 2
Alternate Names Arab, Judeo-Iraqi; Iraqi Jew; Jewish; Judeo-Iraqi; Judeo-Iraqi Arabs; Yahudic, Arab
People ID 15947
ROP3 Code 110925
Country Israel
Region Africa, North and Middle East
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Country Israel
Region Africa, North and Middle East
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked

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Primary Language Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi (94,000 speakers)
Language Code yhd   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi (94,000 speakers)
Language Code yhd   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi

Primary Language:  Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi

Bible Translation Status:  Unspecified

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Arabic Bibles Online
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
100.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Profile Source Anonymous  
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