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Exploring Lecha Dodi, Part 6: Verse #4 – Hitna’ari

Other entries in this series: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 We continue on to Verse 4: התנערי מעפר קומי לבשי בגדי תפארתיך עמי על יד בן ישי בית הלחמי קרבה אל … Continue reading

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Exploring Lecha Dodi, Part 5: Verse #3 – Mikdash Melech

Other entries in this series: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 6 Continuing with our analysis of Lecha Dodi, we move on now to the third verse of the song, Mikdash Melech: מקדש … Continue reading

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Exploring Lecha Dodi, Part 4: Verse #2 – Likrat Shabbat

Other entries in this series: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 5 | Part 6 Having explored the Refrain and Verse 1, we move on now to Verse 2 of Lecha Dodi. לקראת שבת לכו ונלכה … Continue reading

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Exploring Lecha Dodi, Part 3: Verse #1 – Shamor V’Zachor

Other entries in this series: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 We left off last week with two questions related to the end of Verse 1: 1) We seem to state that … Continue reading

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Exploring Lecha Dodi, Part 2: Verse #1 – Shamor V’Zachor

Other entries in this series: Part 1 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 Last week we discussed the refrain of Lecha Dodi. Now we will move on Verse #1. “שמור” ו”זכור” בדבור אחד השמיענו … Continue reading

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Exploring Lecha Dodi, Part 1: The Refrain

Other entries in this series: Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 With some time off this summer, I thought I would take some time each Friday to explore one of our best-known … Continue reading

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