Posts Tagged: shofar

Understanding Prayer: Praise (3/10)

Understanding Prayer: Praise (3/10)

It’s said that Eskimos have fifty different words for snow. I’m not sure about that, but this I know that Hebrew has many, many words for praise. Lehodot, lehallel,...

Understanding Prayer: Spiritual Exercise (1/10)

Understanding Prayer: Spiritual Exercise (1/10)

you prayer is to the human spirit what exercises to the human body I try to do my 10,000 steps a day I don’t always succeed but I feel...

Yom Kippur Prayers| Prayer For Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Prayers| Prayer For Yom Kippur

I’m sitting here in the gardens of the beautiful North Shore synagogue reflecting on the prayers of Yom Kippur Yom Kippur is the only day of the Jewish year...

Understanding Prayer: Framing Beliefs (9/10)

Understanding Prayer: Framing Beliefs (9/10)

Does faith really make a difference? And is it possible to have faith, even in the twenty-first century, common time, after all we’ve learned from science? The answer to...