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High Holiday Workshop – God, the Prayerbook, and Me: Finding Meaning in Services with Rabbi Michael Safra

High Holiday Workshop – God, the Prayerbook, and Me: Finding Meaning in Services with Rabbi Michael Safra

Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: B'nai Israel Congregation

Address: 6301 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852

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  • Type: Workshop
  • Audience: Adults
  • Membership: Not Required
  • Registration: Not Required
  • Topic: Holiday, Jewish Text, Prayer, Worship

Why is prayer so difficult? While many of us struggle with the challenge of Hebrew literacy, the larger issue may be the language of prayer itself. What does it mean to speak to God in the modern world? What if I don’t believe? This workshop will review the highlights of the Rosh Hashanah service, explore the features of our new mahzor, and ask the question: How can I make the most of my experiences in the synagogue over the holidays?

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Organized by: Rachel Levine-Hyman

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