Read e-book online All These Vows—Kol Nidre (Prayers of Awe) PDF

By Lawrence A. Hoffman,Catherine Madsen,Annette M. Boeckler,Eliezer Diamond,Ellen M. Umansky,Erica Brown,Marc Zvi Brettler,Mark Kligman,Reuven Kimelman,Ron Wolfson,Wendy Zierler,Liz Lerman,Aaron Panken,Andrew Goldstein,Charles H. Middleburgh,Dalia Marx,Danie

ISBN-10: 1681629755

ISBN-13: 9781681629759

The so much memorable prayer of the Jewish New Year—what it capacity, why we sing it, and the key of its magical appeal.

Through a sequence of full of life commentaries, over thirty contributors—men and ladies, students and rabbis, artists and poets, spanning 3 continents and all significant Jewish denominations—examine Kol Nidre's theology, utilization, and deeply own effect. They hint the particular background of the prayer and makes an attempt throughout the a while to emend it, downplay it or even eliminate it—all in useless. They discover why Kol Nidre is still an annual liturgical spotlight that's frequently attended even by way of Jews who disbelieve every thing the prayer says.

Prayers of Awe
An fascinating new sequence that examines the excessive Holy Day liturgy to counterpoint the praying event of everyone—whether skilled worshipers or site visitors who come upon Jewish prayer for the first actual time.

Show description

Read or Download All These Vows—Kol Nidre (Prayers of Awe) PDF

Similar judaism books

Get Biblical Studies in Motion: British Korean Scholarly PDF

This e-book comprises scholarly articles on bible study and Jewish stories by means of Korean lecturers informed within the United Kingdom.

New PDF release: Rhetoric and Theology (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fa1/4r die

This monograph on John nine makes large use of premodern Christian exegesis as a source for brand spanking new testomony reviews. It attracts on historic Christian methods of analyzing Scripture in a “more-than-literal” or “figural” technique to critique the trendy pattern to appreciate John’s Gospel as recounting the historical past of the evangelist’s neighborhood.

Read e-book online Judaism: Practice and Belief, 63 BCE-66 CE PDF

During this now-classic paintings, E. P. Sanders argued opposed to winning perspectives in regards to the Judaism of the second one Temple interval, for instance, that the Pharisees ruled Jewish Palestine or that the Mishnah deals an outline of basic perform. by contrast, Sanders rigorously indicates that what was once very important used to be the “common Judaism” of the folks with their observances of standard practices and the ideals that trained them.

Christfried Böttrich,Lorenzo DiTommaso,Marina Swoboda's The Old Testament Apocrypha in the Slavonic Tradition: PDF

Written via a world crew of specialist students, the essays during this quantity are dedicated to the subject of biblical apocrypha, relatively the 'Old testomony Pseudepigrapha,' in the compass of the Slavonic culture. The authors study historical texts, resembling 2 Enoch and the Apocalypse of Abraham , which were preserved (sometimes uniquely) in Slavonic witnesses and types, in addition to apocryphal literature that was once composed in the wealthy Slavonic culture from the early Byzantine interval onwards.

Additional info for All These Vows—Kol Nidre (Prayers of Awe)

Example text

Download PDF sample

All These Vows—Kol Nidre (Prayers of Awe) by Lawrence A. Hoffman,Catherine Madsen,Annette M. Boeckler,Eliezer Diamond,Ellen M. Umansky,Erica Brown,Marc Zvi Brettler,Mark Kligman,Reuven Kimelman,Ron Wolfson,Wendy Zierler,Liz Lerman,Aaron Panken,Andrew Goldstein,Charles H. Middleburgh,Dalia Marx,Danie


by Christopher
4.3

Rated 4.98 of 5 – based on 8 votes