Synagogue

Mezuzah (Hebrew: doorpost), a Jewish mitzvah (commandment) written prescribed Deuteronomy 6:4-9.

Mezuzah (Hebrew: doorpost), a Jewish mitzvah (commandment) written prescribed Deuteronomy 6:4-9.

The Sh'ma prayer

The Sh’ma prayer

Yay! Pretty flower :)

Yay! Pretty flower 🙂

The entrance to the building.

The entrance to the building.

Here the younglings (yes, a Star Wars term, sue me!) learn and play.

Here the younglings (yes, a Star Wars term, sue me!) learn and play.

"Let there be light..."

“Let there be light…”

Tallit - Jewish prayer shawl

Tallit – Jewish prayer shawl

Tzitzit - (Hebrew: fringes) is another Deuteronomy prescribed mitzvah.

Tzitzit – (Hebrew: fringes) is another Deuteronomy prescribed mitzvah.

Siddurim of different denominations.

Siddurim of different denominations.

Etz Chaim - "Tree of Life."

Etz Chaim – “Tree of Life.”

The main sanctuary

The main sanctuary

Where we read Torah, and the Ark where we keep it.

Where we read Torah, and the Ark where we keep it.

Torah - The treasure of a Jewish community. An objects important enough that even the Kofers (atheists) would respect it.

Torah – The treasure of a Jewish community. An objects important enough that even the Kofers (atheists) would respect it.

Etz Chaim

Etz Chaim

Menorah

Menorah

Mini Torah

Mini Torah

<em>”To be kind is more important than to be right. Many times, what people need is not a brilliant mind that speaks, but a special heart that listens.” – The Lubavitcher Rebbe

2 thoughts on “Synagogue

  1. TJ, the photographs of our synagogue are gorgeous! I am so happy that you have found your safe harbor here.

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