Jewish Prayers From the Heart and Pen of Alden Solovy

Beshert Happens

Finding My Beshert

Here’s a new prayer for finding a life partner, a “beshert.” More people have asked me to write on this topic than all others combined. It’s been…

Rosh Hashana 5775

The Greatest Sin

The High Holiday Vidui – the Jewish confessional prayer – contains a broad list of transgressions. This meditation suggests that the greatest sin of all is failure…

Gate Beth Emet

Gates

Standing before the gates of heaven in prayer – yearning for them to stay open long enough for true repentance to be heard – is a…

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One Gift

Each moment brings a new gift, the gift of now. Now is the source of all gifts. G-d is the Source of now. Here are three…