Definitions for orthodox judaism
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a branch of Judaism that faithfully adheres to traditional beliefs and practices as evidenced by Torah study, daily synagogue attendance, and strict observance of the Sabbath, festivals, and dietary laws.
Ref: Compare Conservative Judaism, Reform Judaism .
Orthodox Judaism, Jewish Orthodoxy(noun)
Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud
beliefs and practices of a Judaic sect that strictly observes Mosaic law
The most traditional Rabbinic branch of Judaism, believing the written Torah and the oral Torah were literally given to Moses by God.
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