Best of the Week

As the week comes to a close, let’s take a look at some things you may have missed here at MJL.

With the High Holidays coming up quickly, we are holding a contest! Submit your best high holiday poetry, and you can win some great prizes.

Instead of running to the kosher bakery for your Shabbat dessert, try making your own babka cake.

While your kid might get all the glory, much of the planning of a bar/bat mitzvah falls onto the parents. This guide might be able to help you out.

Ever wonder what the most common words are in the siddur? Well wonder no more! Here is the definitive list.

Have a good weekend!

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Tisha B'Av, the saddest day on the Jewish calendar, is testament to the failure of prayer to avert national catastrophe.

Siddur Contents: Shabbat & Holiday Liturgy

A guide to the prayerbook and the standard service.