14 2022

The Meaning, Structure and Choreography of Synagogue Services

7:45PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Congregation 1700 Bathurst St
Toronto, ON M5P 3K3

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In this course, ritual director Lorne Hanick will analyze the meaning, structure and choreography of the weekday, Shabbat and festival services, looking at the exercise routine of prayer in Jewish tradition: what to expect at each type of service, what to bring on which days, what to wear, and the details of when to stand, bow and other physical gestures, when to leave, when not to leave, and what to do when receiving various types of honours.

Knowledge of Hebrew is not required and prayerbooks. We will use the Beth Tzedec weekday and Shabbat books. There is no charge but pre-registration is required via

Sponsor: Generously sponsored by The Institute for Jewish Learning in memory of Anne and Max Tanenbaum

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