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Traditional blessings before Torah reading.

torah blessings

Click below to hear Traditional blessings:

Traditional blessings before Torah reading

Traditional blessing after Torah reading

Excerpt from Jules Harlow, Siddur Sim Shalom for Shabbat and Festivals, (New York: Rabbinical Assembly, 1998), p. 142.


Reconstructionist blessings before Torah reading.

Click below to hear Reconstructionist Torah blessings:

Reconstructionist blessings before Torah reading

Reconstructionist blessing after Torah reading

Excerpt from Leyamim Nora’im: Prayerbook for the Days of Awe (Philadelphia: Reconstructionist Press, 1999), p. 474.


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