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Melanie, Ewan, Nicko, Miranda and Jose Where was it started The religion started in Israel. 3200 years ago Founder of Judaism Abraham, Isaac and Jacob are the founders of Judaism. Jews believe they are ancestors of them. View of afterlife They believe death does not end a human’s existence. They believe they go to a place similar to Christian heaven. Some people believe there is reincarnation Beliefs and practices They believe in a single god They believe in the prophecies of Moses Moses is the greatest prophet of all, to Jews They pray in a synagogue or temple. Holy books and writings The holy book of the Jewish people is the torah. It tells the story of the creation of Earth Majority location of the religion The majority of Jews live in the USA and Israel with 5-6 million each. Europe trails behind with 1.5 million Jews. Sources "Judaism 101." Judaism 101. Ed. Tracy R. Rich. Tracy.R.Rich, 1995. Web. 19 Sept. 2011. <http://www.jewfaq.org/index.htm>.