Prayers and Blessings

Explore the links below to start learning the liturgy (prayers) for our Shabbat and community worship.

Please Note:
You may need to right click the "download" links below in order to save them to your computer or mobile device.

Pre-Service
Putting on a Tallit: view online or download

Erev Shabbat (Friday Evening)
Candle Lighting: view online or download
Kiddush: view online or download
Barechu: view online or download
Ma'ariv Aravim: view online or download
Shema: view online or download
V'ahavta: view online or download
Mi Chamocha: view online or download
Haporeis Sukkat Shalom (Jerusalem Blessing): view online or download

Yom Shabbat (Shabbat Morning)
Ashrei: view online or download: part 1, part 2
Yotzer: view online or download
Barechu: view online or download
Ahava Raba: view online or download
Shema: view online or download
V'ahavta: view online or download
Mi Chamocha: view online or download
Sim Shalom: view online or download

Amidah (For Erev Shabbat and Yom Shabbat)
Avot v'Imahot: view online or download
Gevurot: view online or download
Chatimot: view: Kedushat Hayom, Kedusha, Hoda'ah or download all

Torah Service
Blessing Before Torah Reading (Aliyah): view online or download
Blessing After Torah Reading (Aliyah): view online or download
Blessing Before Haftarah Reading: view online or download
Blessing After Haftarah Reading: view online or download: part 1, part 2

Concluding Blessings (For Erev Shabbat and Yom Shabbat)
Aleinu: view online or download
Mourner's Kaddish: view online or download