In Israel, Shabbat sparkles. Here’s an annotated list of my prayers, blessings and stories with Shabbat as the central theme. My (current) favorites are “Come, Beloved” and “Shabbat Settles on Jerusalem.”
- “For the Arrival of Shabbat” – Celebrate the gifts of Shabbat
- “About Shabbat” – Did G-d create the world to create Shabbat?
- “Welcome, Sabbath Queen” – Let go of your worries
- “Shabbat as a Meditation” – Enter the rhythm of Shabbat
- “Come, Beloved” – Listen for the arrival of the beloved
- “Shabbat Settles on Jerusalem” – Shabbat arrives like a dove
- “Blessing a Spouse/Partner for Shabbat”
- “Shabbat Blessing for Children Who Have Left Home”
- “Blessing Myself for Shabbat”
- “Sarah Rivkah: A Challah Baking Story”
- “Dov Mendel Becomes a Prayer”
- “Hershal Dovid: A Torah Reading Story”
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