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The role(s) of women in Judaism is determined by the Hebrew Bible, the Oral Law (the corpus of rabbinic literature), by custom, and by cultural factors

The role(s) of women in Judaism is determined by the Hebrew Bible, the Oral Law (the corpus of rabbinic literature), by custom, and by cultural factors. Although the Hebrew Bible and rabbinic literature mention various female role models, religious law treats women differently in various circumstances

Har Sinai, Reform Judaism's second congregation, holds its first service in Baltimore as a wave of Jewish immigration arrives from Central Europe.

Determined to replace "blind observance of the ceremonial law" with "true piety. the first great object of our Holy Religion," the Reformed Society of Israelites for Promoting True Principles of Judaism According to Its Purity and Spirit would go on to publish America's first Reform Jewish prayer book, The Sabbath Service and Miscellaneous Prayers Adopted by the Reformed Society of Israelites. Har Sinai, Reform Judaism's second congregation, holds its first service in Baltimore as a wave of Jewish immigration arrives from Central Europe.

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The history of Reform Judaism in the United States differs profoundly from that in Europe. The Reform movement went from being the single most important voice of the Jewish American community to being a small minority. Although the elite nature of many Reform Jews meant they retained a high profile, they were swamped by the eastern European organizations and ideologies. The eastern European mass immigrations increased the American Jewish population from 250,000 in 1880 to 1 million by 1900 and . million by 1920.

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i am sick now and a friend said that he would pray for me tonight

College was going to be the most exciting time in my life. Perhaps that is why the masters of prayer in Judaism are not men but women. Unlike men, women don’t need to put on anything external when praying, or even to pray at a certain time. Women have a natural connection to prayer and spirituality. i am sick now and a friend said that he would pray for me tonight. It gave me a sense of relief and good feelings to know that someone cares Reply. Spirituality & the Feminine.

Become more insightful, inspired parents through Jewish spiritual wisdom . It is a gift to all of us who care about the spiritual imagination of children. While raising our three children, we learned a parenting secret: that bringing up a child transforms us and transforms our world. We discovered that being parents is a spiritual journey that begins in an act of love and continues through intentional actions. A provocative, honest and practical guide for cultivating the soul.

What are the prayers that women pray, the meditations of their hearts? Women of Reform Judaism, The Federation of Temple Sisterhoods, has collected the writings of its members and of women rabbis to create this gift book of personal prayers, poetry, reflections and meditations for every occasion in a womans life. A Gift of Prayer speaks to women of all faiths, celebrating lifes joys and offering the comfort needed to endure the struggles and crises we all face.

In A Gift of Prayer, women share their hopes and doubts with us-and with God. They grope for understanding, rejoice at the birth of a grandchild, remember seeing a loved one for the last time, or say a blessing upon seeing a rainbow. Their writings are accompanied by the work of Jewish artists on the theme of prayer-prayer inspired by nature, by ritual or by awe of the Divine. The result is a gift of words and art for every woman.

Features:

- Thirty-eight prayers, poems and meditations

-Accompanied by the artwork of many gifted contemporary artists

The perfect gift for B'not-Mitzvah


A Gift of Prayer: The Spirituality of Jewish Women download epub
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Author: Women of Reform Judaism
ISBN: 0807408077
Category: Religion & Spirituality
Subcategory: Judaism
Language: English
Publisher: Urj Press (November 1, 2001)
Pages: 79 pages