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Torah Service Liturgy

Blessing for the Shabbat Candles

Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hei-nu  Me-lech ha-o-lam,
a-sher   kid-sha-nu  bid-va-ro
v’na-tan¬† la-nu et¬† Ye-shua-a¬† M’shi-che-nu,
v-tzi-va-nu  l-hi-ot  or  la-o-lam.

Blessed are You, Lord our God, King of the universe,
Who has sanctified us by His Word,
Has given us Yeshua, our Messiah,
And has commanded us to be a light to the world.

Kiddush (Blessing God for the Fruit of the Vine)

Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hei-nu  Me-lech  ha-o-lam,
bo-ray  p-ri  ha-ga-fen.

Blessed are You, Lord our God, King of the universe,
Who creates the fruit of the vine.

Blessing God for the Bread

Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hei-nu  Me-lech ha-o-lam,
ha-mo-tzi  le-chem min  ha-aretz.

Blessed are You, Lord our God, King of the universe,
Who brings forth bread from the earth.

Va’yehi Binsoa Ha’aron
(When the Ark Would Travel)

Va-y’he  bin-soa  ha’aron  vai-yo-mer  Mo-she:
Ku-ma  A-do-nai  v’-ya-fu-tsu  oy’-ve-cha,  v’-ya-nu-su  m’san-e-cha  mi-pan-e-cha
Ki  mi-tzo-yon  te-tse  to-rah (2x)   U-d’-var  A-do-nai  mi-ye-ru-sha-la-yim
Ba-ruch  she-na-tan  to-rah  to-rah (2x)
L’-a-mo  Yis-ra-el  bik-do-sha-tah

When the Ark would travel, Moses would say
“Arise O Lord, and let Your enemies be scattered,
and let them that hate You flee from You.‚ÄĚ
For out of Zion shall go forth the law,
and the Word of the Lord from Jerusalem.
Blessed be He, who in His holiness
gave the Torah to His people Israel.

Blessing Before The Reading of
The Torah (Five Books of Moses)

Bar-chu¬† et¬† ADONAI¬† ¬†ha-m’-vorach.
Ba-ruch¬† ADONAI¬† ¬†ha-m’vorach¬† l’-olam¬† va-ed.
Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hei-nu  Me-lech ha-o-lam,
a-sher  ba-char  ba-nu mi-kol  ha-a-mim
v’-na-tan¬† la-nu et¬† To-ra-to.
Baruch  a-ta  ADONAI   no-tein  ha-To-rah.

Bless the Lord who is blessed.
Bless the Lord who is blessed forever and ever.
Blessed are You, Lord our God, Ruler of the universe,
Who chose us from all peoples, and gave to us the Torah.
Blessed are You, Lord, giver of the Torah.

Blessing After The Reading of
The Torah (Five Books of Moses)

Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hei-nu  Me-lech ha-o-lam,
A-sher  na-tan  la-nu  to-rat e-met,
V-cha-yay¬† o-lam¬† na-ta¬† b’-to-chei-nu.
Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI   no-ten  ha-To-rah.

Blessed are You, Lord our God, Ruler of the universe,
Who gave us the Torah of truth
and life everlasting planted in our midst.
Blessed are You, Lord, giver of the Torah.

Blessing Before The Reading of
T
he Haftorah (Books of the Prophets)

Ba-ruch,  a-ta  ADONAI,   e-lo-hay-nu  me-lech ha-oh-lam,
a-sher  ba-char  bin-vi-im  to-vim,
v’ra-tza¬† b’div-ray-hem,¬† ha-ne-e-ma-rim,¬† be-e-met.
Ba-ruch¬† a-ta,¬† ADONAI,¬† ha-bo-cher¬† ba-torah,¬† u-v’mo-she av-do,
uv’yis-ra-el¬† a-mo,¬† u-vin-vi-ay¬† ha-e-met,¬† va-tze-dek.

Blessed are You O Lord our God, Ruler of the Universe,
Who selected good prophets,
delighting in their words which were spoken truthfully.
Blessed are You O Lord, Who chose the Torah, Your servant Moses,
Your people Israel, and the prophets of truth and righteousness.

Blessing After The Reading of
The Haftorah (Books of the Prophets)

Ba-ruch,  a-ta  ADONAI,  e-lo-hay-nu  me-lech  ha-o-lam,
tzur¬† kol¬† ha-oh-la-mim,¬† tza-dik b’chol¬† ha-do-rot,
ha-al¬† ha-ne-e-man,¬† ha-o-mer¬† v’o-seh,¬† ha-m’da-ber¬† u-m’ka-yam,
she-kol¬† d’va-rahv,¬† e-met¬† va-tze-dek.
Ne-e-man,¬† a-ta hu¬† ADONAI¬† ¬†e-lo-hay-nu,¬† v’ne-e-ma-nim¬† d’va-re-cha,
v’da-var e-chad¬† mid-va-re-cha,¬† a-chor¬† lo¬† ya-shuv¬† rey-kam,
ki¬† El¬† Me-lech¬† ne-e-man,¬† v’ra-cha-man¬† a-ta,
Ba-ruch¬† a-ta¬† ADONAI,¬† ¬†ha-el¬† ha-ne-e-man,¬† b’chol¬† d’va-rav.

Blessed are You O Lord our God, Ruler of the universe,
Rock of all eternities, You are faithful in all generations,
the trustworthy God, Who says and does,
Who speaks and makes it come to pass,
all of Whose words are true and righteous.
Faithful are You O Lord our God, and faithful are Your words,
for not one word of Yours is turned back unfulfilled.
For You are a faithful and compassionate God and King,
blessed are You O Lord, the God Who is faithful in all His words.

Blessing Before The Reading of
The B’rit Chadasha (New Covenant)

Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hay-nu  Me-lech ha-o-lam,
A-sher¬† na-tan¬† la-nu¬† ma-shi-ach¬† Yeshua,¬† V’ha-dib-rot
shel  Ha-brit  Ha-cha-da-sha,  Ba-ruch a-ta ADONAI,
no-tain  Ha-brit  Ha-cha-da-sha.

Blessed are You O Lord our God, King of the Universe,
Who has given us Messiah Yeshua
and the commandments of the New Covenant,
blessed are You O Lord, Giver of the New Covenant.

Blessing After The Reading of
The B’rit Chadasha (New Covenant):

Ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  E-lo-hay-nu me-lech  ha-o-lam,
a-sher¬† na-tan¬† la-nu¬† Ha-d’var¬† Ha-e-met,
v’cha-yay o-lam¬† na-ta b’to-chay-nu,
ba-ruch  a-ta  ADONAI,  no-tain  Ha-brit  Ha-cha-da-sha.

Blessed are You O Lord our God, King of the Universe,
Who has given us the Word of Truth and
has planted life everlasting in our midst,
blessed are You O Lord, Giver of the New Covenant.

Etz Chayim
(Tree of Life)

Etz cha-yim  hi  la-ma-cha-zikim  ba,
V’tomche-ha¬† m‚Äėu-shar.
D’ra-che-ha¬† dar-chei no-am,¬† v’chol¬† n’ti-vo-te-ha¬† shalom.
Ha-shi-vay-nu¬† Adonai,¬† ay-le-cha¬† v’na-shu-va,
Cha-deish,¬† Cha-deish¬† ya-mei-nu,¬† Cha-deish¬† ya-may-nu¬† k’ke-dem.
 

It is a tree of life to those who take hold of it
and happy are those who support it.
Its ways are pleasant ways and all its paths are peace.
Cause us to return O Lord and we shall return O Lord.
Bring us back. Bring us back to You O Lord.
Bring us back to You O Lord as of days of old.