Posts Tagged ‘ shema ’

When Jesus Said The Shema

August 19, 2015
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When Jesus Said The Shema

So you’ve heard of the Shema, right? The most important prayer in Judaism? Traditionally recited twice a day, upon waking and going to sleep? Today, when we say “the Shema,” we’re talking about the verse Deuteronomy 6:4 as well as three other paragraphs (two from Deuteronomy and one from Numbers),…

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Barukh Ata Jewniverse

August 31, 2012
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Check out these great examples of the wild world of Jewish prayers and blessings. Did…

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“Shema” for Deaf People

October 24, 2011
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The Shema is the most important six-word liturgical formula in Judaism–“Hear o Israel, the Lord is our God,…

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This Ain’t Your Grandpa’s Shema

July 15, 2011
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The prayer known as the Shema, the six-word proclamation…

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