The Jews of the Karaite sect differ entirely from the orthodox Jews both in worship and in mode of life.
xxviii., but the family ceremonial was still kept up and gradually developed a special ritual, which has been retained among orthodox Jews up to the present day.
6), certain outward signs assumed a new significance and continued to be cherished by orthodox Jews as tokens of their faith.
But because James belonged to the sect of the Christians, orthodox Jews would not be so ready to call him devout.
For instance, Orthodox Jews do not believe that women should read from the Torah or lead prayers at a service when there are males in attendance capable of doing so.