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
On Yom Kippur, we read a long medieval poem that describes in gruesome detail the deaths of famous rabbis during ancient Roman persecutions. What is this prayer called?
Question 2 of 10
What does Amidah literally mean?
Question 3 of 10
Is it permissible to reply "amen" louder than the person whose blessing you're saying "amen" to?
Question 4 of 10
To spiritually prepare the worshipper for reciting the obligatory major prayers of the morning, the Rabbis established a series of selected passages to be read each morning. Where are these passages from?
Question 5 of 10
What is unusual about the kaddish prayer?
Question 6 of 10
Birkot HaShahar are blessings for what time of day?
Question 7 of 10
What is Viddui?
Question 8 of 10
What prayer is only recited in the morning, with the exception of the night of the Passover seder?
Question 9 of 10
Tehines are special prayers for which group of people?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: Some of the Psalms are included in the daily prayer liturgy.

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