Gates of Shabbat: Shaarei Shabbat: A Guide for Observing Shabbat

By: Shapiro, Mark Dov

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Jews who are unsure about the significance of Shabbat as well as those who arealready committed to Shabbat will be able to use this guidebook in order to encounter the seventh day and its possibilities.Written in the modern spirit of Reform Judaism, Gates of Shabbat includes the basic ceremonies necessary for introducing Shabbat into the home plus background material on the origins and purposes of the various rituals. The book also includes musicfor Shabbat, prose and poetry selections, and presentations on the role of the synagogue and the meaning of "rest" for the contemporary Jew. Gates of Shabbat concludes with a summary of the ways in which a liberal Jew canapproach Shabbat under the heading, "The Mitzvot (Commandments) of Shabbat."The Central Conference of American Rabbis is the professional association ofReform rabbis in the United States, Canada and abroad, founded in 1889 by IsaacMayer Wise. It is the largest publisher of Jewish liturgy in the world.

Title: Gates of Shabbat: Shaarei Shabbat: A Guide for Observing Shabbat

Author Name: Shapiro, Mark Dov

ISBN Number: 0881230103

ISBN-13: 9780881230109

Location Published: CCAR Press

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: GOOD

lb: 0.80 lbs

Categories: judaism

Seller ID: 9780881230109