Jewish History Resources


Today, there are approximately 13 million Jews in the world. For one of the earliest and most important civilizations in the world, this number is somewhat low. The majority of Jews can be found in their national homeland Israel, and the United States, accounting for more than 10 million people, quite equally distributed. The rest are scattered in various countries covering all the continents. From Abraham, the father of Israel, to the formation of modern Israel as an autonomous democratic state in 1948 up to the present, the history of the Jewish people spans about 3,700 years. Here’s more information on Jewish history.