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Liturgy of Judaism, Content and Theology
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Life under the law means praying—morning, noon, night, and at meals—both routinely and when something unusual happens. As a Jew in the classical tradition, one lives life constantly aware of the presence of God and always ready to praise and bless God. The way of Torah is the way of perpetual devotion to God. Here we look in…

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Neusner, Jacob, “Liturgy of Judaism, Content and Theology”, in: Encyclopaedia of Judaism. Consulted online on 12 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9029_EJ_COM_0114>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004141001, 20040701

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