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Amen (ah-mayn) — lit., Confirmed, so be it; word signifying agreement to someone else's blessing
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Shema: What To Say
Amen before Shema
Some say the pre- shema blessing in shacharit or ma’ariv with...
Ga'al Yisrael/ HaMelech Bi'Chvodo
Saying Ga'al Yisrael with Leader or Amen
The prayer leader should say out loud the blessing preceding the amida...
Blessings: Answering Amen
Blessings: Answering Amen: What To Hear
When someone is saying a blessing on your behalf, you may say amen as...
Minyan: Amen: When To Say
Don't Answer Amen within 2.5 Seconds
Don’t answer amen if you finish a prayer or blessing within 2.5...
Minyan: Amen: When To Say
Wait for Amen until after Completion of Blessing
Don’t say amen to reply to the prayer leader’s blessing...
Minyan: Amen: When To Interrupt Your Prayer
Interrupting Your Amida To Say Amen
When saying the amida yourself, do not say amen or any other replies...
Minyan: Amen: When To Interrupt Your Prayer
Interrupting Your Blessing To Say Amen
You may not interrupt saying your own blessing in order to say amen to...
Minyan: Amen: When To Interrupt Your Prayer
Interrupting Your Prayer To Say Amen
You may say amen to a prayer leader’s blessing even if you are...
Minyan: Amen: When You Cannot Hear Blessing
Saying Amen When You Cannot Hear the Blessing
Answer amen even if you cannot hear the leader saying blessings or...
Minyan: Amen: Mispronounced Blessing
Saying Amen to Mispronunciation
Do not answer amen if the prayer leader is not saying blessings or...
Blessings: How Many To Say
100 Blessings on Shabbat and Jewish Festivals
On Shabbat and some Jewish festivals , you might want to fulfill...
Birkat HaMazon: Mezuman and Minyan
Birkat HaMazon: How To Join Mezuman and Continue Eating
To join a mezuman and continue eating: 1)  Reply to “...
SIDDUR GUIDE: How To Pray in Synagogue
Introduction to How To Pray in Synagogue
The synagogue ( shul ) prayer service may confuse the unfamiliar....
Tefilin: How To Put On
Arm Tefila: How To Finish
Unwrap the excess strap from your palm and wrap it three times...
Finishing Amida before Kedusha
Finishing Amida before Leader Says Kedusha
If you arrive late for any minyan (except ma'ariv ) that is about...
Amida: Reader's Repetition: Replying
Replying during Your Private Amida
If you have finished the amida’s yihiyu l’ratzon (but...
Torah Reading: Saying Torah Blessings
How Loud To Say Torah Blessings
Say the blessings over the Torah loudly enough for everyone to hear...
Minyan: Amen: When 10 Men Includes Prayer Leader
Amida with Minyan but with less than Nine Men Answering
On Shabbat , even if there will not be at least nine men answering...
Minyan: Amen: When 10 Men Includes Prayer Leader
Prayer Leader of 10 Men Should Wait
A prayer service leader for a group of only 10 men including himself...
How To Pray: Actions: Bowing: Two Main Types
Waist-Bowing and Knee-Bowing
There are two main types of bowing during the prayer services: ...

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