To Pray As A Jew

To Pray As A Jew

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A handsome and indispensable guide to Jewish prayer--unexcelled for beginners as well as the religiously observant.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 134.62 x 200.66 x 27.94mm | 385.55g
  • HarperCollins (USA)
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • 0465086330
  • 9780465086337
  • 147,901

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"The book functions as an accessible guide to the prayer book and the synagogue service, covering every detail of Jewish prayer and ritual.... This definitive guide to the siddur...will be deeply appreciated by a new generation of readers."--Publishers Weekly
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About Hayim Halevy Donin

Rabbi Hayim Halevy Donin (1928-1983) established himself as an incomparable teacher and interpreter of Jewish laws and practice through his classic books To Be a Jew, To Pray as a Jew, and To Raise a Jewish Child, all published by Basic Books. For twenty years he was Rabbi of Congregation B'nai David in Southfield, Michigan, where he was also Adjunct Professor of Judaic Studies at the University of Detroit. Rabbi Donin held a Ph.D. in Education and was also the founder and president of the Akiva Hebrew Day School in Detroit.
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