Liturgy & Prayers Quiz

How much do you know about liturgy and prayers for regular days, Shabbat and holidays?

From the morning Shema to the evening Shema, prayer provides structure for the Jewish day. How much do you know about liturgy and prayers for regular days, Shabbat, and holidays?

Question 1 of 10
What is the name of the Reconstructionist movement's main prayerbooks for weekdays, Shabbat, and holidays?
Question 2 of 10
What is the first paragraph of the Aleinu prayer about?
Question 3 of 10
What is unusual about the kaddish prayer?
Question 4 of 10
What does Amidah literally mean?
Question 5 of 10
Which book of the Torah is the first line of the Shema prayer taken from?
Question 6 of 10
Which of these Hebrew prayer words means "world" or "eternity"?
Question 7 of 10
True or false: Setting the prayer liturgy to music is a 20th-century development.
Question 8 of 10
The Kaddish prayer is in what language?
Question 9 of 10
In which part of the daily service includes the act of "fall on their face" "(nefilat apayim," literally "fall on one's face")?
Question 10 of 10
Which of these is not a normal movement used during Jewish prayer?

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