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hallel

(həlāl`, hăl`ĕl) [Heb.,=praise], in Judaism, Psalms 113 to 118, sung every morning of Hanukkah, at the Passover service, and at the morning service of most major Jewish holidays as an expression of joy and thanksgiving.
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(118) let gratitude well up like water lovingkindness is forever let my community call forth lovingkindness is forever let all who marry fear and awe call forth lovingkindness is forever from the straits of depression I have called out You answer me with heart wide as the fields open Your gates for me I yearn to enter and give thanks help me know that what was rejected in me is cornerstone for something new this day, right here, was shaped by You I want to rejoice in it Dear One, bring us salvation bring us Your help You give us light; in return we imagine festival processions, our arms full of branches bless all who come in Your name lovingkindness is forever There are references here which the reader familiar with Hallel might catch.
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(132) For a translation of On the Cell, see Tim Vivian and Birger Pearson, "Saint Paul of Tamma on the Monastic Cell (de Cella)," Hallel 23.2 (1998): 86-107.
These perspectives warranted a number of changes, such as excisions of "exegetical passages that convey no special message" as well as references to "events, real or imagined, in the Exodus story which might conflict with our own highest ethical standards." (56) Kaplan, Kohn, and Eisenstein acknowledge abridging the Hallel (psalms of praise) and paraphrasing the Hebrew text in English rather than translating it.
They are Psalms 113-118, called "The Hallel", and traditionally closed the Passover Meal.
One hundred American women rabbis visiting Israel for the Central Conference of American Rabbis sang loud and clear at the wall during a prayer, known as Hallel, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Women of the Wall, an organization that plans female group prayers on the first day of the month.
Hy word beurtelings spikkel in die kosmiese ruimte en bewoner van "'n aarde wat met 'n helder luide hallel / al sy pynlike kreune doodsing [...]" (128).
From the blessing of the wine (Kadesh) and the washing of hands (U-Rechatz), to telling the story (Maggid) and bitter herbs (Maror), to the festive meal (Shulchan Orekh) and the hidden desert (Tzafun), and especially to praising God (Hallel), Featuring Jo Ellingson's graphic design, deftly edited by Zelda Shluker, and featuring Hebrew type by Rachel Fyman, "Richard Codor's Joyous Haggadah" is a welcome and enthusiastically recommended addition to family, elementary school, and community library reference collections for children about the annual Jewish celebration of Haggadah.
The Rosh Hodesh service includes Hallel and a few changes in the standard daily prayers.
He reportedly instructed his students to omit "Hallel" a special prayer of praise, said on Israel Independence Day to celebrate the establishment of the state.
Part 6, "Textual Tradition in Churches and Synagogues," includes articles on texts and translations in tension (Richard Clifford), the translation and liturgical uses of Hallel Psalms 113 and 114 (Elliot Stevens), and translations for contemporary worship (Gordon Lathrop).
Lettoch and Chris Pimlott look beaten in the handicap hurdle until Hallel and Steve Kettlewell part company at the last, but there is no doubting the authority of The Welder and Robert Earnshaw in the novices' hurdle.