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1

what are the 4 main ways Jews worship in the home

siddur
modeh ani
shema
mezuzah

2

what is the siddur

a book of daily prayers

3

what does siddur mean

order / sequence

4

when is a siddur used

orthodox jews keep it in the house
gives clear orders to Jews when praying

5

what is the modeh ani

prayer jews say first thing in the morning ehen inn bed

6

why do Jews say the modeh ani

so their first conscious thought is used to thank God

7

what is the Shema

prayer that sums up the Jewish belief of monotheism

8

how often is the Shema recited

twice a day

9

where is the shema kept

kept in doorpost outside of Jewish household

10

what is a mezuzah

parchment containing religious text written by a scribe

11

where is the mezuzah kept

put on every doors post in house besides toilets and cabinets

12

what do Jews do with the mezuzah and why

touch it when they enter a room to remind the of Gods presence and the covenant with God