Jewish Prayers From the Heart and Pen of Alden Solovy

Publishing Credits

NEW From CCAR Press

This Grateful Heart offers an anthology of modern day psalms and prayers to lift us up, inspire our days, and mark our milestones. The collection provides nearly 100 readings. For clergy, it offers supplementary material for use in services and life cycle rituals; for the individual, this collection can serve as a way to give voice to the joys and sorrows of everyday life.

Kavanot Press: Books of Alden’s writing

hagaddahcompanion1jewishprayers1-150x150Hagaddah Companion: Meditations and Readings (2014)

Jewish Prayers of Hope and Healing (2013)


CCAR Press: Books including his work

Gates of Shabbat

Gates of Shabbat (2016)mishkan_rgcofuah_coverx

Mishkan HaNefesh, Machzor for the Days of Awe (2015)

L’chol Z’man v’Eit: For Sacred Moments, Rabbi’s Manual (2105)

Mishkan HanefeshMishkah R’Fuah: Where Healing Resides (2013)

Anthologies including his work


Men Pray front.inddChoosing a Jewish Life (Anita Diamant, Schocken, 2016)

Not by Might: Channeling the Power of Faith to End Gun Violence (Rabbis Against Gun Violence, 2016)

Seasons of Hope: Prayers & Reflections on Aging (Little Sisters Not by Mightof the Poor, 2014)

The Hope: American Jewish Voices in Support of Israel (Ed., Rabbi Menachem Creditor, 2014)

Machzor L’Yamim Noraim: A Prayerbook for the Days of Awe (Hallmark Jewish Committee, Chicago, 2014)

Men Pray (Skylight Paths Publishing, 2013)

Awards and recognition (selected)

Havurah logo2016 ELI talks presenter, “Falling in Love with Prayer”

2015 Liturgist-in-Residence, National Havurah Committee Summer Institute

Jewish Book Council, Network Author, 2014-2015

Jewish Book Council LogoEditorial Writing, Peter S. Lisagor Award for Exemplary Journalism, The Chicago Headline Club, 2004

Column/Commentary, Peter S. Lisagor Award for Exemplary Journalism, The Chicago Headline Club, 1998

Column/Commentary, Peter S. Lisagor Award for Exemplary Journalism, The Chicago Headline Club, 1996

Other publications (selected)

JWW Women of Congo and Sudan

Sacred Journey Journal Summer 2011Prayers of Comfort (Palliative Care Department, University of Michigan Health System, 2012)

High Holiday Prayers (Bechol Lashon, 2011)

Book of Blessings, High Holidays Bechol Lashon5772 (Jewish World Watch, 2011)

Sacred Journey, The Journal of Fellowship in Prayer, Summer 2011


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