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Unformatted text preview: Patchwork of verses Late second temple (early formulations of prayer?) 1st-2nd c. CE (the 18 Benedictions) Talmudic period (fixed formulas) Geonic Period (First Siddurim) Middle Ages (Piyyutim) Early Modern Period (Sabbath eve service) Modern Period (adaptations, additions, omissions, re-formulations) The "Shema (Yisrael)" Deut 6:4-9 "The Prayer of Eighteen Benedictions" (aka Amidah) "Blessed are you, lord, our god, king of the universe, who…. ." 19 really #12 made it 19 "the sectarians" is against heretics and informers Services 3 a day prayers Morning, afternoon, evening, additional- such as holidays, closure-yom kippur...
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- Spring '10
- Judaism, Jewish services, Provide historical data, Siddur, Poskim, 18 Benedictions