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Entering Jewish Prayer: A Guide to Personal Devotion and the Worship Service

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This engaging and informative book provides an introduction to the liturgy of the Siddur--the Jewish prayerbook. More than a "how-to" guide, this resource deals with basic issues for the modern worshiper, the historial compilation of the Siddur, and much more.

Synopsis:

Hammer examines basic issues in prayer, the history of the siddur, the orchestration of daily, Sabbath, and Festival prayers, the themes of special prayers such as the mourners' Kaddish,

About the Author

Reuven Hammer earned his rabbinical ordination and a doctorate in theology at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. He lives and teaches in Jerusalem.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307772558
Subtitle:
A Guide to Personal Devotion and the Worship Service
Publisher:
Schocken Books
Author:
Hammer, Reuven
Subject:
Bibles and prayer books
Subject:
Prayerbooks - Jewish
Subject:
Judaism - General
Subject:
Judaism - Beliefs Practices Rituals
Subject:
Judaism - Rituals & Practice
Subject:
Prayerbooks - General
Subject:
Judaism
Subject:
Prayer
Subject:
Siddur
Subject:
Judaism-Rituals and Practice
Subject:
Religion Comparative-Scripture and Prayer
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19950103
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
368

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Religion » Comparative Religion » Scripture and Prayer
Religion » Judaism » Prayer
Religion » Judaism » Rituals and Practice

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"Synopsis" by , Hammer examines basic issues in prayer, the history of the siddur, the orchestration of daily, Sabbath, and Festival prayers, the themes of special prayers such as the mourners' Kaddish,
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