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Description - My Peoples Prayer Book by Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman

A diverse and exciting commentary to the traditional liturgy for celebrating Shabbat in the synagogue. Volume eight in this critically acclaimed series (KABBALAT SHABBAT) explores the synagogue liturgy for greeting Shabbat, the beloved Friday night ritual that is perhaps most familiar of all synagogue services, and that features "L'kha Dodi" ("Come my Beloved") as part of the most significant mystical addition to all of Jewish liturgy. MY PEOPLE'S PRAYER BOOK: VOLUME 8 - KABBALAT SHABBAT features the traditional Hebrew text with a new translation that lets people know exactly what the prayers say. Introductions explain what to look for in the prayers, and how to use the commentaries to find meaning in the prayer book. Commentaries from eminent scholars and teachers from all movements of Judaism examine Shabbat in the synagogue from the viewpoints of ancient Rabbis and modern theologians, including such specialised perspectives as liturgical history, Jewish mysticism, the Bible, and rabbinic law.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781580231213
ISBN-10: 1580231217
Format: Hardback
(248mm x 178mm x 24mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Jewish Lights Publishing
Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman

Rabbi Lawrence A. Hoffman, the Barbara and Stephen Friedman professor of liturgy at Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion in New York

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