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  • Mi Shebeirach Blessing

    A video of the Mi Shebeirach, a blessing of healing, with lyrics and translation.

    Date: 10-25-2011
  • Blessing Over the Wine

    A video demonstrating how to say the blessing over the wine.

    Date: 10-25-2011
  • Blessing Over the Bread

    This blessing, known as "ha'motzi" in Hebrew, is said before eating bread.

    Date: 10-25-2011
  • Blessing Over the Shabbat Candles

    Video of the blessing said over the Shabbat candles on Friday nights.

    Date: 10-25-2011
  • Singing the Shema

    A video of the Shema blessing with Hebrew, transliteration and translation.

    Date: 10-25-2011
  • Shehecheyanu Blessing Video

    The Shehecheyanu is a blessing said in thanks for life, for being sustained, and for letting us get to this holy moment.

    Date: 10-25-2011
  • To Pray or Not to Pray?

    By Rabbi Adam Chalom

    If secular people (Jewish or non-Jewish) find themselves in religious settings, what should they do? A Secular Humanist rabbi responds.

    Date: 10-26-2011
  • My Family's Bedtime Sh'ma

    By Dr. Cheryl Axelrod

    Several years ago, I never could have predicted that as I tuck my kids in at night I would be singing to them in Hebrew. As a previously "good Catholic girl," Hebrew just wasn't my reality. But as I married a wonderful man, who happened to be Jewish, it now is the most natural and beautiful way I can think of to say goodnight to our children.

    Date: 11-10-2011
  • The Welcoming Community We Created

    By Rachel Baruch Yackley

    We created a Jewish community that is welcoming and inclusive of all, and have tips on how you can too.

    Date: 11-27-2011
  • What Does It Mean to Be God's Partner?

    Perhaps you have a life partner or a partner in business. You and your dance partner may burn up the floor. Your child chooses a partner for a class game. But what does it mean to be a "partner with God"?

    Date: 11-10-2011

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