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The various advantages of praying alone and with a group.

The Individual and the Community

The Individual and the Community

The Jew and Prayer: Lesson 2


The Individual and the Community: The Jew and Prayer: Lesson 2

The various advantages of praying alone and with a group.
The Individual and the Community
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Prayer, Minyan
Rabbi Lazer Gurkow is spiritual leader of Congregation Beth Tefilah in London, Ontario, and a frequent contributor to The Judaism Website— He has lectured extensively on a variety of Jewish topics, and his articles have appeared in many print and online publications. For more on Rabbi Gurkow and his writings, visit
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Darnell S Collier brooklyn October 2, 2016

Just wanted to thank you!! Reply

margaret Mesa, AZ, USA August 28, 2010

The Individual And The Community I have always believe in Congregational prayers. I feel that that is where our G-d dwells because He rejoices in seeing His children come together to praise him and glorify His Holy Name, Blessed be He.

I am grateful for your beautiful teachings Rabbi Gurkow. This lesson has been indeed a blessing for me. Reply

Ronen Lod, Israel August 23, 2010

New outlook on Minyans Thank you very much Rabbi Gurkow. This video taught me why praying in a minyan is so important, and it will only reaffirm my commitment to try and make it to a minyan whenever I can.

Thank you Chabad, for the amazing educational and inspirational videos and classes, available online.

My suggestions is having the ability to include subtitles in different languages for those who don't understand English or Hebrew. Reply

Kayo Tokyo, Japan August 22, 2010

This class totally changed This class totally changed my attitude toward congregational prayer. I am very much looking forward to praying with our community at Beis Chabad Japan on Rosh HaShana and Yom Kippur. Thank you. Reply

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