synagogue

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(Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah aliyah
pulpit of synagogue almemar , bema
synagogue area from which services are conducted almemar , bema
synagogue singer cantor
official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos cantor , hazan
ceremony held in the synagogue (usually at Pentecost) to admit as adult members of the Jewish community young men and women who have successfully completed a course of study in Judaism confirmation
short selection from the Prophets read on every Sabbath in a Jewish synagogue following a reading from the Torah Haftarah , Haftorah , Haphtarah , Haphtorah
(Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written; is used in a synagogue during services Torah
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