Mistakes Worshippers Make
Saturday, June 30, 2012
Professor Chaim Cohen of Ben Gurion University, renowned Bible scholar and expert in ancient near eastern languages, was our Scholar in Residence.
- During the Shabbat morning service, Prof. Cohen spoke on “The Most Significant Pronunciation Mistakes Worshippers Make in Shabbat Morning Prayers.” Read his handout: p. 1, p. 2, p. 3.
- At the Shabbat lunch, he conducted an Open Forum Q & A: “Everything You’ve Wanted to Ask About Biblical Hebrew, Torah Reading, and the Early History of Israel.” Participants brought varied questions
- Professor Cohen also gave a Torah Reading Seminar after the mincha service .