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Understanding Shabbat

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In this four part series, Rachael presents Shabbat in detail as she looks at the creation and meaning behind our Day of Rest. Rachael touches on how the seventh day of Creation came to be, and what this means for us

All About Prayer

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When we think of how prayer works in Judaism most people understand the choreography of it, when to stand or when to sit, when to say something aloud, or say it silently. Some may even understand the meaning of specific prayers we say.

The Joys and Oys of Getting Married

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Having a Jewish wedding can be a real lesson in ancient Jewish traditions as well as a true test of the relationship between the bride and groom. In this series, Dr. Rachael Turkienicz takes you through the discussions to have before you marry, the ceremony and its symbolism and beyond.

Rachael's Centre for Torah, Mussar and Ethics is a not-for-profit pluralistic website dedicated to online Jewish learning. We offer video and audio classes on Jewish themes such as Family, Lifecycle Events, Torah, Jewish Laws and much more. We also feature a Jewish Calendar, Interactive Blog, Video Reflections, Torah Podcasts, and Holiday Insights. We invite you to subscribe to Pathways to Learning and join our growing online community today.