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You were robbed of your own spiritual connection to your higher power. It’s time for you to reclaim it.
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Chana’s prayer taught us how to pray on Rosh Hashanah and throughout the year. This essay is a deep look into Chana’s prayer as the source of Jewish prayer as we understand it.
The minister serves his king with his mind; the servant with his body. Our service of the Creator includes both elements – embodied in Torah study & mitzvot.
As we begin to commemorate the tragic events of September 11, we are also entering an important period of Jewish mourning: The beginning of the Three Weeks.
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Prayer is a powerful tool. There’s no need to be humble when using it.
How does one vanquish pride?
When saying the amidah(“standing” prayer) the Talmud instructs us to beware of interruption..
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The Baal Shem Tov teaches us that The fervor of prayer is a welder’s torch that fuses matter and spirit, heaven and earth, the mortal and the eternal.
“Your father is a great chassid and tzaddik. With each and every word he utters, he first thinks of the meaning of the word that he is saying.”
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It didn’t take long before she found her father’s siddur under layers and layers of dust, and after she cleaned it off, she held it close to her heart.