The Essential Guide to Jewish Prayer and Practices

The Essential Guide to Jewish Prayer and Practices

Published by Alpha

By Andrea Lieber, Ph.D.

RRP: CA$10.99

Book description

An insightful and illuminating guide to Judaism's basic tenets and practices. The Essential Guide to Jewish Prayer and Practices offers a more profound understanding of Judaism - for practicing Jews and non-Jews alike - by explaining the key concepts of Jewish thought, including the sanctity of human life, Judaism's concept of God, and the role of theTorah in guiding Jewish spiritual life. Judaic studies scholar Andrea Lieber introduces readers to the form of Jewish prayer - the structure of Jewish worship and the different kinds of prayers that make up Jewish liturgy.The perfect guide for Jewish spirituality for affiliated and non-practicing Jews as well as people of other faiths.

- Provides essential knowledge of the meaning of the Torah and the rituals of worship and prayer