Dr. David Einhorn's [Olat Tamid]: Book of Prayers for Jewish Congregations

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1896 - Judaism - 445 pages

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One of the most influential books in the foundation of Reform Jewish liturgy, and the basis for Israel Mattuck's Liberal Jewish Prayer Book. This translation was done Emil G. Hirsch from the original German. There is much secondary literature about this book, which is worth reading through.

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Page 89 - (Psalm Ixiii.) God, Thou art my God ; early will I seek Thee : my soul thirsteth for Thee, my flesh longeth for Thee in a dry and weary land, where no water is. For Thy loving-kindness is better than life ; my lips shall praise Thee. So will I bless Thee while I live
Page 134 - Teach me Thy way, O Lord, and lead me in a plain path! I had fainted unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait on the Lord, be strong, and let thine heart take courage; yea, wait thou on the Lord.
Page 129 - to everlasting upon them that fear Him, and His righteousness unto children's children; To such as keep His covenant, and to those that remember His precepts to do them. The Lord hath established His throne in the heavens ; and His kingdom ruleth over all. Bless the Lord, ye messengers of His; ye mighty in strength that
Page 133 - As the hart panteth after the water-brooks, even so panteth my soul after Thee, 0 God. My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God : when shall I come and appear before Him ? My tears have been my meat day and night, while they continually say unto me: where is thy God? Why art thou
Page 267 - He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man ; that he may bring forth bread out of the earth ; and wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread that strengthened man's heart. The trees of the Lord
Page 44 - deliver thee from the snare of the hunter and from the noisome pestilence. He shall defend thee under His wings, and thou shalt be safe under His feathers : His faithfulness and truth shall be thy shield and buckler. Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror of the night, nor for the arrow that flieth
Page 130 - Psalm xv.) Lord, who shall sojourn in Thy tabernacle? Who shall dwell in Thy holy hill? He that walketh uprightly and worketh righteousness, and speaketh truth in his heart. He that slandereth not with his tongue, nor doeth evil to his fellow-man, nor taketh up a reproach against his neighbor. In whose eyes
Page 123 - their cry. They cry and the Lord heareth and delivereth them out of all their troubles. The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart : and saveth such as are of a contrite spirit. Many are the afflictions of the righteous : but the Lord delivereth him from them all.
Page 123 - for there is no want to them that fear Him. The young lions do lack and suffer hunger : but they that seek the Lord shall not want any good thing. Come, ye children, hearken unto me ! I will teach you the fear of the Lord. Who is the man that

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