Mi Shebeirach Blessing

October 25, 2011


The Mi Shebeirach is a blessing of healing. It is most commonly said during the Torah service, during Shabbat services at a synagogue, though it can be said at other times as well. Customarily, we keep in mind those family members and friends who are in need of healing — physical, emotional or spiritual — while the blessing is recited.

The most popular tune for this blessing was written by Debbie Friedman. The video includes the transliteration of the Hebrew (Hebrew written with English letters) and a translation: