A weekly observance, the Sabbath is more than just a day off from labor.
A guide to Shabbat services and what makes them unique.
The Sabbath between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur emphasizes themes of return and repentance.
What happens during the Friday night prayer service.
Lighting the candles, saying Kiddush and other Shabbat dinner rituals.
How the Five Books of Moses are divided up into weekly portions.
Our how-to video will help you conquer the art of braiding challah for any occasion.
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Explaining this ancient song about a 'woman of valor'
The Haftarah selection comes from Hosea 14:2-10 and Micah 7:18-20. Ashkenazic communities add Joel 2:15-27.
The major parts of the Saturday morning service.
Traditional do's and don'ts for the Jewish day of rest.
Sanctifying Sabbath and holidays, with special blessings over wine.
How mindfulness can deepen your Shabbat experience — and vice versa
We say goodbye to the Sabbath in a bittersweet ceremony that employs wine, fragrance, and candlelight.