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Sh'ma
שְׁמַ֖ע
שְׁמַ֖ע יִשְׂרָאֵל, יְהוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֵינוּ, יְהוָ֥ה אֶחָֽד
Sh'ma Yisrael, Yehovah Eloheinu, Yehovah Echad!
בָּרוּךְ שֵׁם כְּבוֹד מַלְכוּתוֹ לְעוֹלָם וָעֶד
Baruch shem k’vod ,malchuto l’olam va’ed.

גַּדְּלוּ לַיי אִתִּי, וּנְרוֹמְמָה שְׁמוֹ יַחְדָּו
Gadlu Yehovah iti, un'rom'mah sh'mo yachdav.

V'Ahavta
וְאָ֣הַבְתָּ אֵ֖ת יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֑יךָ בְּכָל־ לְבָבְךָ֥ וּבְכָל־ נַפְשְׁךָ֖ וּבְכָל־ מְאֹדֶֽךָ׃
Ve’ahavta et Yehovah elohecha uvchol levavecha, uvkol nafshecha, uvchol meodecha
ְהָי֞וּ הַדְּבָרִ֣ים הָאֵ֗לֶּה אֲשֶׁ֨ר אָנֹכִ֧י מְצַוְּךָ֛ הַיּ֖וֹם עַל־ לְבָבֶֽךָ׃
Vehayu had’varim ha’ele asher anochi metzavcha hayom al levavekha
וְשִׁנַּנְתָּ֣ם לְבָנֶ֔יךָ וְדִבַּרְתָּ֖ בָּ֑ם בְּשִׁבְתְּךָ֤ בְּבֵיתֶ֙ךָ֙ וּבְלֶכְתְּךָ֣ בַדֶּ֔רֶךְ וּֽבְשָׁכְבְּךָ֖ וּבְקוּמֶךָֽ֖
 Veshinantam levanecha vedibarta bam beshivtcha beveteicha uvlechtecha vaderech uvshochbecha uvkumecha
וּקְשַׁרְתָּ֥ם לְא֖וֹת עַל־ יָדֶ֑ךָ וְהָי֥וּ לְטֹטָפֹ֖ת בֵּ֥ין עֵינֶֽיךָ׃ וּכְתַבְתָּ֛ם עַל־ מְזוּזֹ֥ת בֵּיתֶ֖ךָ וּבִשְׁעָרֶֽיךָ׃
 Ukshartam le’ot al yadekha vehayu letotafot bein eineikha. Ukhtavtam al mezuzot beiteikha uvishareikha.

וְאָֽהַבְתָּ֥ לְרֵעֲךָ֖ כָּמ֑וֹךָ
Ve’ahavta lere’echa kamocha

Hear, O Israel, Yehovah is our God, Yehovah is One!
Blessed is the Glorious Name, His kingdom is forever!
Exalt Yehovah with me, let us exalt His name together.

“You shall love Yehovah your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength.
“And these words which I command you today shall be in your heart.
“You shall teach them diligently to your children and shall talk of them when you sit in your house,
when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up.
“You shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontlets between your eyes.
“You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.
And you shall love your neighbor as yourselves.”  (Deut 6:4-9 + trad. + Lev 19:18)

Blessing before the Torah Reading (We do this because we love God’s Word!)
  • Leader: Barchu et Adonai Hamevorach
  • Cong: Baruch Adonai Hamevorach Le'olam Va'ed
  • Leader: Baruch Atah Adonai , Eloheinu Melech Ha'olam, Asher Bachar Banu Mikol Ha'amim Venatan Lanu et Torato:
  • Cong: Baruch Atah Adonai , Noten Hatorah.

  • Leader: Bless Adonai the Blesser!
  • Cong.: Bless Yehovah the Blesser forever!
  • Leader: Blessed are you, Adonai , Our God, King of the Universe who has chosen us from all the nations and has given us your Instruction!
  • Cong: Blessed are You, Adonai , Giver of the Instruction!

Blessing after the Torah Reading (We do this because we are grateful for God’s Word!)
  • Leader: Baruch atah Adonai , Eloheinu Melech haolam, asher natan lanu Torat emet, v’chayei olam nata b’tocheinu.
  • Cong: Baruch atah, Yehovah, notein haTorah.

  • Leader: Blessed are You, Adonai our God, King of the universe, who has given us the true instruction, implanting within us eternal life.  
  • Cong: Blessed are You, Adonai , who gives the instruction

Aaronic Blessing
יְבָרֶכְךָ֥ יְהוָ֖ה וְיִשְׁמְרֶֽךָ׃
Yevarechecha Adonai veyishmarecha
יאֵ֨ר יְהוָ֧ה פָּנָ֛יו אֵלֶ֖יךָ וִֽיחֻנֶּֽךָּ׃ 
Ya'er Adonai panav eleicha vechuneicha
יִשָּׂ֨א יְהוָ֤ה פָּנָיו֙ אֵלֶ֔יךָ וְיָשֵׂ֥ם לְךָ֖ שָׁלֹֽום׃
Yisa Adonai panav eleicha veyasem lecha shalom

Leader: Adonai will bless you
Cong: and keep you;
Leader: Adonai will make His face shine upon you,
Cong: And will be gracious to you;
Leader: Adonai will lift up His countenance upon you,
Cong: and will give you peace.” Num 6:24-26

Yeshua’s Prayer
אָבִנוּ שֶׁבַּשָּׁמַיִם יִתְקַדֵּשׁ שִׁמְךָ
Avinu shebashamayim yit-qadesh shimcha Our Father in Heaven, may Your name be kept holy.
May Your Kingdom come, Your will be done on earth as in heaven. Give us the food we need today. Forgive us what we have done wrong, as we too have forgiven those who have wronged us. And do not lead us into hard testing, but keep us safe from the evil one. [For kingship, power and glory are Yours forever.] Amen.

Man’s Blessing Over The Woman (repeat)
May Adonai bless you for being an excellent wife and for taking care of our household.
You are precious & valuable to me, & my heart trusts you.
I will have no lack of gain, because you do me good all the days of your life.
Your mouth is filled with wisdom & kindness & your children rise up & bless you.
You fear Adonai & for that you will be praised.

Woman’s Blessing over Husband
How blessed are you, my husband. Your delight is in the Torah of Adonai,
In His Law you meditate day and night.
You are like a tree firmly planted by streams of water.
You yield fruit in its season and your leaf does not wither.
In whatever you do, you prosper.

Blessing Over Sons
Yevarechecha Adonai k'Ephraim uMenashe
May Adonai bless you like Ephraim and Manasseh.
SheTimza chen b'einei Adonai kol yamei chayeicha

May you find favor in the eyes of Adonai all the days of your life.

Blessing Over Daughters
Yevarechech Adonai k'Sarah VeRivka,
May Adonai bless you like Sarah and Rebecca; 
kRachel vLeah, KMiriam em Yeshua

Like Rachel and Leah, Like Miriam, mother of Yeshua.
SheTimza chen b'einei Adonai kol yamei chayeich

May you find favor in the eyes of Adonai all the days of your life.

Micah 6:8 Blessing
הִגִּ֥יד לְךָ֛ אָדָ֖ם מַה־ טּ֑וֹב וּמָֽה־ יְהוָ֞ה דּוֹרֵ֣שׁ מִמְּךָ֗ כִּ֣י אִם־ עֲשׂ֤וֹת מִשְׁפָּט֙ וְאַ֣הֲבַת חֶ֔סֶד וְהַצְנֵ֥עַ לֶ֖כֶת עִם־ אֱלֹהֶֽיךָ׃   (Mic 6:8)

Adonai has shown me what is good and what He requires of me.
I will act justly, I will love and show mercy, and I will walk humbly with our God.

Bless Your Enemies  (Matt 5:44)
 אני אמר לכם אהבו את איביכם
ברכו את מקקליכם היטיבו לשנאיכם
והתפללו בעד מכאיביכם ורדפיכם׃

I love my enemies.  I do good to those who hate me.  I bless those who curse me.
I pray for those who spitefully use me.  I forgive others like God forgives me.
Let's take a moment and pray for our families.
 
Blessing God for the food He provides
Barukh ata Adonai Eloheinu melekh ha’olam
Blessed are You, Lord our God, Ruler of the universe,
borei minei mezonot.
who creates varieties of nourishment.

ADDITIONAL PRAYERS (including the Amidah)

Upon Rising
מוֹדֶה אֲנִי לְפָנֶךָ מֶלֶךְ חַי וְקַיָּם שֶׁהֶחֱזַרְתָּ בִּי נִשְׁמָתִי בְּחֶמְלָה רַבָּה אֱמוּנָתֶךָ
modeh ani l’faneicha melech chai v’qa-yam shehechezarta bi nishmati b’chem’lah rabbah emunatecha
I give thanks before you, O King living and eternal, for you have restored my soul within me with compassion – Great is Your faithfulness.

Blessing of the Messiah
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה אֱלֹהֵינוּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֺלָם
אֲשֶׁר נָתַן לָנוּ הַדֶרֶךְ לְיְשׁוּעָה בַּמָשִׁיחַ יֵשׁוּעַ אָמֵן
Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu Melech ha-olam Asher natan lanu ha-derekh l’y’shuah ba’mashiach Yeshua amen.
Blessed are You, O LORD our God, King of the universe Who has given us the way of salvation in Messiah Yeshua, amen.

YHWH's Attributes
יהוה יהוה אֵל רַחוּם וְחַנּוּן
Yahweh Yahweh el rachum v’channun Yahweh, Yahweh, God, compassionate and gracious,
slow to anger, abounding in lovingkindness and truth, extending kindness to the thousandth generation, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin.
To Him who is able to keep you from falling, and to present you before His glorious presence without fault and with great joy; to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority through Yeshua Messiah our Lord, from before all ages, now, and forever more.

Ma Tovu (How Lovely)
מַה טֺבוּ אֺהָלֶךָ יַעֲקֺב מִשְׁכְּנֺתֶיךָ יִשְרָאֵל
Ma tovu ohalecha Ya’akov, mishkenotecha Yisra’el How lovely are your tents, O Jacob; your tabernacles, Israel.
Through Your abundant kindness I will enter Your house; in awe I will bow down toward Your holy sanctuary. O LORD, I love the house where you dwell and the place where your glory resides. I will prostrate myself and bow, bend the knee before the LORD my maker. As for me, O LORD, may my prayer be to you at an acceptable time. In your great mercy, O God, answer me with the truth of Your salvation.

Mi Chamocha (Who Is Like You?)
מִי כָּמֺכָה בָּאֵלִם יהוה מִי כָּמֺכָה נֶאְדָּר בַּקֺדֶשׁ נוֺרָא תְהִלֹּת עֺשֵה פֶלֶא
Mi chamocha ba’elim Adonai mi chamocha nedar ba’qodesh nora tehillot oseh feleh Who is like You, O LORD, among the Gods? Who is like you? Glorious in holiness, awesome in praise, doing wonders.

תפילת העמידה ־ שמנה עשרה
Tefillat haAmidah – Shemoney Eshreh The Standing Prayer  Eighteen (Benedictions)

Sefatai (My Lips)
אֲדֺני שְפָתַי תּפְתָּח וּפי יַגּיד תְּהלָּתֶךָ
Adonai sefatai tiftach ufi yagid tehilatecha Adonai, open up my lips that my mouth may declare Your praise (Psalm 51:15).

1. Avot (Fathers)
בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה אֱלֹהֵינוּ וֵאלֹהֵי אֲבוֹתֵינוּ
Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu v’elohei avoteinu
Blessed are You, O LORD our God and God of our fathers,
God of Abraham, God of Isaac, and God of Jacob, the great, mighty and awesome God, the most high God, Who bestows grace and creates all, and remembers the kindness of the Fathers, and brings [the] Redeemer [Yeshua] to their children’s children, for His name’s sake with love.
O King, Helper, Savior and Shield,
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מָגֵן אַבְרָהָם
Baruch atah Adonai, magen Avraham
Blessed are You, O LORD, Shield of Abraham.

2. Gibbor (Might) גִּבֹּ֖ר
You are eternally mighty, my Lord, the Resurrecter of the dead are You; great in salvation. Who sustains the living with kindness, resurrects the dead with great mercy, supports the fallen, heals the sick, releases the confined, and keeps His faith to those asleep in the dust. Who is like You, O Master of mighty deeds, and who is comparable to You, O King who causes death and restores life and makes salvation sprout? You [Who resurrected Yeshua] are faithful to resurrect the dead.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מְחַיֵּה הַמֵתִים
Baruch atah Adonai, mechaiyeh hametim
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who resurrects the dead.

3. Kadesh et HaShem (Holiness of The Name)
You are holy and Your Name is holy, and holy ones praise You every day.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה הָאֵל הָקָדוֹשׁ
Baruch atah Adonai, ha’El hakadosh
Blessed are You, O LORD, the holy God.

4. Binah (Understanding)
You show favor to a man of knowledge, and teach understanding to a mortal man. Be gracious to us. A mind of understanding and intellect is from You.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה חוֹנֵן הַדָּעַת
Baruch atah Adonai, chonen hada’at
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who favors the knowledge.

5. Teshuvah (Repentance)
Bring us back, our Father, to Your Torah, and bring us closer, our King, to Your service, and make us return in complete repentance before You.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה הָרוֹצֶה בִּתְשׁוּבָה
Baruch atah Adonai, harotzeh bit’shuvah
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who desires repentance.

6. Selach (Forgiveness)
Forgive us, our Father, for we have erred; pardon us, our King, for we have intentionally sinned, for You pardon and forgive.
בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה חַנּוּן הַמַרְבֶּה לסְלֹחַ
Baruch atah Adonai, chanun hamarbeh lislo’ach
Blessed are You, O LORD, who pardons abundantly.

7. Ge’ulah (Redemption)
Behold our affliction, take up our grievance, and save us soon for the sake of Your Name, for You are a powerful Redeemer.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה גּוֹאֵלׅ ישְרָאֵל
Baruch atah Adonai, go’el Yisra’el
Blessed are You, O LORD, Redeemer of Israel.

8. Refuah (Healing)
Heal us, O LORD, and we shall be healed; save us, and we shall be saved, for You are our praise, and bring complete recovery for all our ailments, for You are God, King, the faithful and compassionate Healer.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה רוֹפֵא חוֹלֵי עמוֹׅ ישְרָאֵל 
Baruch atah Adonai, rofeh cholei amoh Yisra’el
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who heals His people Israel.

9. Birkat HaShanim (Blessings of the Years)
Bless for us, O LORD our God, this year and its crops. Give us blessing, and give dew and rain for blessing on the face of the earth, and satisfy us from Your goodness, and bless our year like the other good years.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מְבָרֵךְ הַשָּׁנִים
Baruch atah Adonai, mevarech hashanim
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who blesses the years.

10. Kibbutz Galuyot (Ingathering of Exiles)
Sound the great shofar for our freedom, and raise a standard to gather our exiles [from both houses of Israel], and gather us [in Messiah Yeshua] from the four corners of the earth.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מֵקַבֵּץ נִדְחֵי עמוֹ ישְרָאֵל
Baruch atah Adonai, mekabetz nid’chei amoh Yisra’el
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who gathers the dispersed of His people Israel.

11. Birkat HaDin (Justice)
Restore our judges as in early times and our counselors as at first; remove from us our sorrows and troubles; we want You, O LORD, alone, to rule over us with kindness and compassion and to justify us in justice.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מֶלֶךְ אוֺהֵב צְדָקָה וּמִשְׁפָּט
Baruch atah Adonai, melech ohev tzedakah u’mishpat
Blessed are You, O LORD, King Who loves righteousness and justice.

12. Tzadikim (The Righteous)
On the righteous, on the devout, on the elders of Your people, the house of Israel, on the remnant of their scribes, on the righteous converts and on us, may Your compassion be aroused, O LORD our God, and give good reward to all those who truly trust Your Name. May You put our share among them forever, and we shall not be ashamed, for You we trust.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מִשְׁעָן וּמבְטָח לַצַּדִּיׅ קים
Baruch atah Adonai, mishan u’mivtach la’tzadikim
Blessed are You O LORD, Who supports and safeguards the righteous.

13. Binyan Yerushalayim (Rebuilding Jerusalem)
And to Jerusalem Your city You shall return with mercy, and You shall dwell in it, as You have spoken. May You rebuild it soon in our days for eternity, [made ready as a bride adorned for her husband,] and may You establish [Messiah Yeshua on] the throne of David within it.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה בּוֹנֵה יְרוּשָׁלים
Baruch atah Adonai, boneh Yerushalayim
Blessed are You, O LORD, Builder of Jerusalem.

14. Malchut Ben David (Davidic Reign – Yeshua the Messiah)
May the [kingdom of Yeshua the Messiah, the] offspring of David, Your Servant, flourish speedily and exalt His honor with Your salvation. For Your salvation we hope all day long. [Amen. Come, Adonai Yeshua.]
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה מַצְמיחַ קֶרֶן יְשׁוׇּעה
Baruch atah Adonai, matzimiach keren yeshuah
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who makes the Horn of Salvation to flourish.

15. Tefillah (Acceptance of Prayer)
Hear our voice, O Lord our God. Have mercy and compassion for us, and accept our prayers mercifully and willingly, for You are God who listens to prayers and supplications. From before Yourself, our King, turn us not away empty handed, for You hear the prayer of Your people Israel mercifully.

ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה שׁוֹמֵעַ תּפִׇלּה
Baruch atah Adonai, shome’a tefillah
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who hears prayers.

16. Avodah (Service)
Be favorable, O LORD our God, toward Your people Israel and to their prayer, and restore the most holy service of Your house. Accept in love the offerings and prayers of Israel, and may the service of Your people, Israel, always be favorable to You. May our eyes behold Your return to Zion in mercy.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה הַמַחֲזִיר שְׁכִינתוֹ לְצִיּוֹן
Baruch atah Adonai, hamachazir shekhinato l’Tzion
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who restores His presence to Zion.

17. Modim (Thanksgiving)
We thank You, for You are ADONAI, our God and the God of our forefathers forever and ever. The Rock of our lives, the Shield of our salvation, You are in every generation. We thank You and tell Your glory for our lives which are in Your hands, and for our souls that are entrusted to You, and for Your miracles that are with us every day, and for Your wonders and favors that happen all the time, evening and morning and noon. The Good One, for Your compassion was not exhausted, and the Compassionate One, for Your merciful deeds have not ended; always have we put our hope in You. For all these, may Your name be blessed and exalted, our King, always, forever and ever; and all the living will thank You and praise Your name truly, O God, our salvation and help.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה הַטוֹב שִׁמְךָ וּלְךָ נָאֶה לְהוֹדוֹת
Baruch atah Adonai, hatov shimcha ulecha na’eh l’hodot
Blessed are You, O LORD, the Good One is Your name, and You are proper to thank.

18. Sim Shalom (Establish Peace)
Establish peace, goodness, and blessing, graciousness, kindness, and compassion upon us, and upon all Israel Your people. Bless us our Father, all of us as one, with the light of Your countenance; for with the light of Your countenance You gave us, O LORD our God, [Yeshua the Messiah,] the Torah of Life, and a love of kindness, righteousness, blessing, compassion, life and peace.
May it be good in Your eyes to bless Your people Israel, in every season and in every hour with Your peace.
ׇ בּרוּךְ אַתָּה יהוה הַמְבָרֵךְ אֶת עַמוֹ יִשְרָאֵל בַּשָּׁלוֹם
Baruch atah Adonai, hamevarech et amoh Yisra’el bashalom
Blessed are You, O LORD, Who blesses His people Israel with peace.

Imrei Fi  (The Words of My Mouth)
יִהְיוּ לְרָצוֹן אִמְרֵי־פִי וְהֶגְיוֹן לִבִּי לְפָנֶיךָ יהוה צוּרִי וְגֺאֲלִי
Yihyu l’ratzon imrei fi, v’hegyon libi, l’faneicha, Adonai tzuri v’go’eli May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable before You, O LORD, my Rock and my Redeemer. (Psalm 19:15)

Kaddish

יִתְגַּדַּל וְיִתְקַדַּשׁ שְׁמֵ הּ רַבָּה בְּעָלְמָא דִּי בְרָא כִרְעוּתֵהּ
Yitgadal v’yitqadash shemeh rabbah be’al’ma di vera kir’uteh Magnified and sanctified be His great name in the world that He created as he willed.
May He establish His kingdom during our lifetime, and during our days, and during the life of the whole house of Israel, even swiftly and soon; and we say: Amen.
May His great name be blessed forever.
Blessed, praised, glorified, exalted, extolled and honored, magnified and lauded be the name of the Holy One, blessed be He; though He is high above all blessings and songs, praises and consolations which are uttered in the world; and we say: Amen.
May there be abundant peace from heaven, and life, for us and for all Israel; and we say: Amen.

עֺשֶה שָׁלוֺם בִּמְרוֺמָיו הוּא יַעֲשֶה שָׁלוֺם עָלֵינוּ
וְעַל כָּל יִשְרָאֵל וְעַל כָּל יוֺשְׁבֵי תֵבֶל וְאִמְרוּ אָמֵן
Oseh shalom bimromav hu ya’aseh shalom aleinu v’al kol Yisra’el v’al kol yoshvei tevel v’imru amen May He who makes peace in His heights make peace upon us And upon all Israel and upon on all who dwell in the earth, and we say: Amen

Raui haSeh (Worthy is the Lamb)

רָאוּי הַשֶה שָׁנִּשְׁחַט
Raui ha-seh shannish’chat Worthy is the Lamb who was slain,
To receive power and riches and wisdom and might and honor and glory and blessing. To the One seated on the throne and to the Lamb be blessing and honor and glory and power forever and ever. Great and wonderful are Your deeds, Adonai Elohei-Tzva’ot! Just and true are Your ways, O King of the nations. Who shall not fear and glorify Your name, O Lord? For You alone are Holy. All the .nations shall come and worship before You, for Your righteous acts have been revealed.

V’ne’emar (And It Will Be Said)

וְנֶאֱמַר וְהָיָה יהוה לְמֶלֶךְ עַל כָּל הָאָרֶץ
בַּיּוֺם הַהוּא יִהְיֶה יהוה אֶחָד וּשְׁמוֺ אֶחָד
v’ne’emar v’hayah Adonai l’melech al kol ha’aretz bayom ha-hu yihyeh Adonai echad u’sh’mo echad And it will be said, The LORD will be king over all the earth, And in that day the LORD will be one, and His name One