On Sunday 9th January, Chidon HaTanach UK held a national Tanach (Bible) quiz at the Pillar Hotel, London. The quiz is the culmination of Chidon HaTanach’s National Tanach Study Programme for Jewish children in the UK with 43 students from years 7-11 taking part.
Please read the full press release above (includes videos and photography).
Our thanks and gratitude to everyone involved.
To promote studying of the Tanach amongst the Jewish children of our community, and to strengthen their Jewish identity.
The program consists of two streams; a Junior Stream open to students in years 7-9, and a Senior Stream for students in years 9-13. A series of exams through the year, alongside fun activities, culminates in a National Chidon attended by dignitaries, Rabbis, teachers, families and friends.
International Bible Contest
The top three finalists in Senior Stream are invited to compete alongside finalists from over 40 countries around the world at the International Bible Quiz in Israel. The event is sponsored by the Israeli Ministry of Education and the Jewish Agency and is attended by the Israeli Prime Minister, Minister of Education and other dignitaries.