Hours of Devotion: Fanny Neuda's Book of Prayers for Jewish Women
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Hours of Devotion: Fanny Neuda's Book of Prayers for Jewish Women

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Written in the nineteenth century, rediscovered in the twenty-first, timeless in its wisdom and beauty, Hours of Devotion by Fanny Neuda, (the daughter of a Moravian rabbi), was the first full-length book of Jewish prayers written by a woman for women. In her moving introduction to this volume--the first edition of Neuda’s prayer book to appear in English for more than a c...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published August 28th 2007 by Schocken
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I picked up this book before Passover this year because I wanted to read a book of meaningful prayers for woman, and I must admit this is a great book. I have recommended it to many other Jewish woman. Dinah Berland's lovely translations of Fanny Neuda's prayers has indeed done a service to all Jewish woman.

These prayers are so beautifully moving that they will most certainly speak to you in a very personal way. There are prayers for many situations that modern mothers, wives and daughters will...more
a Christmas present. a great book. one i keep with my devotional for daily reading. written for women by a woman.
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