Episode 36: The Poetry of Prayer (with Rabbi Reuven Kimelman)

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(0:55) Learn more about Rabbi Reuven Kimmelman here

(6:13) Learn more about Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel here

(7:39) Lehitpalel – להתפלל – to pray. 

(8:09) Ahava Raba – אהבה רבה – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

Ahavat Olam – אהבת עולם – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

Shema – שמע – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

(10:29) You can find שנה בשנה – Shana B’Shana – a publication by the Chief Rabbinate of Israel – here

(11:11) You can find the sections of Shacharit being quoted here.

(12:20) Davka – דווקא – exactly

(14:56) Kol Nidrei – כל נדרי – Click to learn more. 

(17:36) Adon Olam – אדון עולם – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

(21:32) Elohai neshama – אלהי נשמה – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

(22:56) Adonai melech – אדוני מלך – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

(23:38) Kaddish – קדיש – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

(24:26) Yishtabach – Barchu – Click to find the text of the prayers. 

(26:28) Saddiah Gaon – Click to learn more about this commentator. 

(29:04) Shaliach tzibbur – שליח ציבור – prayer leader. 

(30:31) Shiva – Click to learn more. 

(33:43) Lecha dodi – לכה דודי – Click to find the text of the prayer. 

(35:40) Shlomo Halevi Alkabetz – Click to learn more about the commenter. 

(36:45) Shabbat 119b – Click to find the full text he references. 

(38:44) The Ramak – Click to learn more about the commentator. 

(40:19) Kabbalah – קבלה – Click to learn more. 

(40:36) Shechina – שכינה – Click to learn more. 

(41:09) Bedeken ceremony – בדיקין – Click to learn more. 

(42:07) Yichud – יחוד – Click to learn more. 

(44:47) Mefarshim – מחרשים – commentators. 

(49:02) Nigunim – ניגונים – Click to learn more. 

Carlebach, Debbie Friedman

(54:12) Shulchan Aruch – שולחן ארוך – Click to learn more. 

(55:04) Hana’ah הנעה vs sheva שבע- sensual experience vs praise 

(55:23) Genesis 3:8

(55:56) Click to learn more about Birkot Hashachar ברכות השחר

(57:14) Click to learn more about Asher yatzar אשר יצר

(57:35) Click to learn more about Elohai neshama אלהי נשמה

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