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v in memor iam Rabbi Paul S. Drazen הרָבַ פּיִנחְָס שְׁלֹמֹה בֶּן יואֹלֵ וצְפִוּרֹהָ 1951– 2018 Regular users of Luaḥ Hashanah long ago became accustomed to the words of Rabbi Paul Drazen gracing this page. At times serious, at times humorous, his prefaces to the Luaḥ were always innovative and insightful. He wrote last year’s preface from his sick bed. For Paul, duty did not come to a halt just because of his illness. Paul died in June just days after we began to ship Luaḥ 5779. Paul played a major role in the American Jewish community in several different ways. He served as a congregational rabbi in Minneapolis, Omaha, and most recently Syracuse, inspiring congregants of all ages with his wisdom, his learning, and his understanding of people. Paul could envision a farsighted idea and also know how to develop and implement it. His long career at Camp Ramah in Wisconsin resulted in a more organized, efficient, and focused camp. For many years he served the Conservative movement through his work at the United Syn­a­gogue of Conservative Judaism, first in the Midwest and later as a senior member of the staff in New York City. Paul guided rabbis and congrega-tions through challenging times and sparked programs that spoke to the needs of the movement. Wherever and whatever he did, he was a builder of structures and souls, always seeking ways to improve the functioning of institutions and systems, and to inspire both congregations and individuals. After the death of Kenneth Goldrich, originator of the USCJ Luaḥ, Paul’s efforts ensured the continuation of the Luaḥ. Without his dedication to serving the needs of rabbis, cantors, educators, and congregants, the Luaḥ would have disappeared years ago. The Luaḥ is one of his many legacies. Paul was devoted to his beloved family. He enriched the lives of Susie, Gila, Yonah, Megan, and Rob, and they enriched his. Paul was my close and dear friend of nearly fifty years. His advice, his perseverance, his humor, his resilience— these are his special legacies for me and for my family. יהְִי זכְִרוֹ בָּרוךּ.ְ May his memory be a blessing for all of us. — mbc Rabbi Miles B. Cohen was ordained by the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in 1974. For over twenty years, he worked in curriculum development at the Melton Research Center at JTS, and for many years he taught students preparing to be rabbis, cantors, educators, and lay leaders. He lectures and also conducts workshops all over North America on topics related to synagogue practice. Rabbi Cohen has created guides and interactive software for learning to read Torah, haftarah, and megillot, as well as guides for nusaḥ skills and Hebrew grammar. Leslie Rubin is a professional editor, specializing in Jewish studies, who has edited and indexed numerous books on technical and academic subjects. In addition, she develops educational and training materials, with an emphasis on usability and concision. ABOUT THE AUTHORS

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Tips for Using eLua?™ 5780Front MatterContentsLua? Editions / Lua? ExtrasIn Memoriam: Rabbi Paul S. DrazenAbout the AuthorsGuide to TransliterationsGuide to Symbols and ConventionsJewish Commemorations 5780–5783About the Year 5780HEBREW CALENDAR 5780Elul 5779Rosh ?odesh Elul — Day 2 Shabbat Shofetim Shabbat Ki tetse Shabbat Ki tavo Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Leyl Seli?ot Shabbat Nitsavim Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Erev Rosh Hashanah Day before Rosh HashanahTishrey 5780Rosh Hashanah — Day 1 Rosh Hashanah — Day 2 Tsom Gedalyah Tishrey 4Erev Shabbat Day before Shabbat Shabbat Vayelekh Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Tishrey 8Erev Yom Kippur Day before Yom Kippur Yom Kippur Motsa'ey ?Yom Kippur Conclusion of Yom KippurShabbat Ha'azinu Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Sukkot — Day 1 Sukkot — Day 2 Sukkot — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 1Sukkot — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 2Sukkot — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 3Shabbat ?ol Hamo'ed Sukkot Hosha'na Rabbah Shemini Atseret Sim?at Torah Tishrey 25Shabbat Bereshit Shabbat ShuvahErev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odeshRosh ?odesh ?eshvan — Day 1 ?eshvan 5780Rosh ?odesh ?eshvan — Day 2 ?eshvan 2Shabbat Noa? Shabbat Lekh lekha Shabbat Vayera Shabbat ?ayyey sarah Erev Rosh ?odesh Rosh ?odesh Kislev — Day 1 Kislev 5780Rosh ?odesh Kislev — Day 2 Shabbat Toledot Kislev 8Shabbat Vayetse Shabbat Vayishla? Shabbat Vayeshev Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Erev ?anukkah Day before ?anukkah?anukkah — Day 1 ?anukkah — Day 2 ?anukkah — Day 3 ?anukkah — Day 4 ?anukkah — Day 5 Shabbat Mikkets ?anukkah — Day 6 Rosh ?odesh Tevet — Day 1 Tevet 5780Rosh ?odesh Tevet — Day 2 ?anukkah — Day 7 ?anukkah — Day 8 Shabbat Vayiggash Asarah Betevet Shabbat Vay?i Shabbat Shemot Shabbat Va'era Erev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Shevat 5780Rosh ?odesh Shevat Shabbat Bo Shabbat Beshalla? Shabbat ShirahChanting Shirat HayamMotsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Tu Bishvat — 15th of Shevat Shabbat Yitro Chanting Aseret HadibberotTe'amim for the Public Reading of Aseret Hadibberot (Ten Commandments)Shabbat Mishpatim Shabbat ShekalimErev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Rosh ?odesh Adar — Day 1 Adar 5780Rosh ?odesh Adar — Day 2 Shabbat Terumah Shabbat Tetsavveh Shabbat ZakhorTa'anit Ester Purim Shushan Purim Shabbat Ki tissa Shabbat ParahShabbat Vayak·hel + Pekudey Shabbat Ha?odeshErev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Nisan 5780Rosh ?odesh Nisan Shabbat Vayikra Shabbat Tsav Shabbat HagadolMotsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Erev Pesa? Day before Pesa? Bedikat ?amets The Search for ?amets Bi'ur ?amets Destruction of the ?amets Ta'anit Bekhorim Fast of the FirstbornPesa? — Day 1 Pesa? — Day 2 Shabbat ?ol Hamo'ed Pesa? Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 2Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 3Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 4Pesa? — Day 7 Pesa? — Day 8 Motsa'ey ?Yom Tov Conclusion of Yom TovShabbat Shemini Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Nisan 26Yom Hasho'ah Vehagevurah Nisan 28Erev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Rosh ?odesh Iyyar — Day 1 Iyyar 5780Shabbat Tazria + Metsora Rosh ?odesh Iyyar — Day 2 Iyyar 2Iyyar 3Yom Hazikkaron Yom Ha'atsma'ut Iyyar 6Iyyar 7Shabbat A?arey mot + Kedoshim Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Iyyar 10Iyyar 11Iyyar 12Iyyar 13Pesa? Sheni — The 2nd Pesa? Shabbat Emor Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Erev Lag Ba'omer Day before Lag Ba'omerLag Ba'omer — Day 33 of the Omer Iyyar 19Iyyar 20Iyyar 21Shabbat Behar + Be?ukkotay Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Iyyar 24Iyyar 25Iyyar 26Erev Yom Yerushalayim Day before Yom YerushalayimYom Yerushalayim Shabbat Bemidbar Shabbat Ma?ar ?odeshSivan 5780Rosh ?odesh Sivan Sivan 2Sivan 3Sivan 4Erev Shavu'ot Day before Shavu'ot Shavu'ot — Day 1 Shavu'ot — Day 2 Motsa'ey Shabbat Vey?om Tov Conclusion of Shabbat and Yom TovSivan 9Sivan 13Shabbat Naso Shabbat Beha'alotekha Shabbat Shela? lekha Erev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Rosh ?odesh Tammuz — Day 1 Tammuz 5780Rosh ?odesh Tammuz — Day 2 Shabbat Kora? Shabbat ?ukkat + Balak Shiv'ah Asar Betammuz Shabbat Pine?as Shabbat Mattot + Mas'ey Erev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Av 5780Rosh ?odesh Av Shabbat Devarim Shabbat ?azonMotsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Erev Tish'ah Be'av Day before Tish'ah Be'av Tish'ah Be'av Av ?10Shabbat Va'et·?annan Shabbat Na?amuChanting Aseret HadibberotTe'amim for the Public Reading of Aseret Hadibberot (Ten Commandments)Erev Tu Be'av Day before Tu Be'av Tu Be'av Shabbat EkevShabbat Re'eh Erev Rosh ?odesh Day before Rosh ?odesh Rosh ?odesh Elul — Day 1 Elul 5780Rosh ?odesh Elul — Day 2 Shabbat Shofetim Shabbat Ki tetse Shabbat Ki tavo Shabbat Nitsavim + Vayelekh Motsa'ey Shabbat Conclusion of Shabbat Leyl Seli?ot Erev Rosh Hashanah Day before Rosh HashanahSECULAR CALENDAR 2019–2020Sep 2019Sat 31 Aug (evening)Sun 1 SepSat 7 SepSat 14 SepSat 21 Sep (morning)Sat 21 Sep (evening)Sat 21 Sep (night)Sat 28 Sep (morning)Sat 28 Sep (evening)Sun 29 Sep (daytime)Sun 29 Sep (evening)Mon 30 Sep (morning)Mon 30 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(afternoon)Wed 25 Mar (evening)Thu 26 MarSat 28 MarApr 2020Sat 4 Apr (morning)Sat 4 Apr (evening)Tue 7 Apr (evening)Wed 8 Apr (morning)Wed 8 Apr (afternoon)Wed 8 Apr (evening)Thu 9 Apr (morning)Thu 9 Apr (evening)Fri 10 Apr (morning)Fri 10 Apr (evening)Sat 11 Apr (morning)Sat 11 Apr (evening)Sun 12 Apr (morning)Sun 12 Apr (evening)Mon 13 Apr (morning)Mon 13 Apr (evening)Tue 14 Apr (morning)Tue 14 Apr (evening)Wed 15 Apr (morning)Wed 15 Apr (evening)Thu 16 Apr (morning)Thu 16 Apr (evening)Fri 17 Apr (morning)Fri 17 Apr (evening)Sat 18 Apr (morning)Sat 18 Apr (evening)Sun 19 AprMon 20 AprTue 21 Apr (morning)Tue 21 Apr (evening)Wed 22 AprThu 23 Apr (afternoon)Thu 23 Apr (evening)Fri 24 Apr (morning)Fri 24 Apr (evening)Sat 25 Apr (morning)Sat 25 Apr (evening)Sun 26 AprMon 27 Apr (evening)Tue 28 Apr (morning)Tue 28 Apr (evening)Wed 29 Apr (morning)Wed 29 Apr (evening)Thu 30 AprMay 2020Fri 1 MaySat 2 May (morning)Sat 2 May (evening)Sun 3 MayMon 4 MayTue 5 MayWed 6 MayThu 7 May (afternoon)Thu 7 May (evening)Fri 8 May (morning)Fri 8 May (evening)Sat 9 May (morning)Sat 9 May (evening)Sun 10 MayMon 11 May (afternoon)Mon 11 May (evening)Tue 12 May (morning)Tue 12 May (evening)Wed 13 MayThu 14 MayFri 15 MaySat 16 May (morning)Sat 16 May (evening)Sun 17 MayMon 18 MayTue 19 MayWed 20 MayThu 21 May (afternoon)Thu 21 May (evening)Fri 22 May (morning)Fri 22 May (evening)Sat 23 MaySat 23 May (evening)Sun 24 May (morning)Sun 24 May (evening)Mon 25 May (morning)Mon 25 May (evening)Tue 26 May (morning)Tue 26 May (evening)Wed 27 May (morning)Wed 27 May (evening)Thu 28 May (morning)Thu 28 May (evening)Fri 29 May (morning)Fri 29 May (evening)Sat 30 May (morning)Sat 30 May (evening)Sun 31 MayJun 2020Mon 1 JunFri 5 JunSat 6 JunSat 13 JunSat 20 JunSun 21 Jun (afternoon)Sun 21 Jun (evening)Mon 22 Jun (morning)Mon 22 Jun (evening)Tue 23 JunSat 27 JunJul 2020Sat 4 JulThu 9 JulSat 11 JulSat 18 JulTue 21 Jul (afternoon)Tue 21 Jul (evening)Wed 22 JulFri 24 Jul (evening)Sat 25 Jul (morning)Sat 25 Jul (evening)Wed 29 Jul (afternoon)Wed 29 Jul (evening)Thu 30 Jul (morning)Thu 30 Jul (evening)Aug 2020Sat 1 AugTue 4 AugWed 5 AugSat 8 AugSat 15 AugWed 19 Aug (afternoon)Wed 19 Aug (evening)Thu 20 Aug (morning)Thu 20 Aug (evening)Fri 21 AugSat 22 AugSat 29 AugSep 2020Sat 5 SepSat 12 Sep (morning)Sat 12 Sep (evening)Sat 12 Sep (night)Fri 18 SepHOLIDAY OBSERVANCESRosh Hashanah 5780Seli?ot — Penitential PrayersLooking Ahead to Rosh HashanahTeki'at Shofar — Hearing the Sounds of the ShofarPreparing to Celebrate with a New Fruit or with New ClothesBefore Rosh HashanahPreparing a Flame for Yom TovRosh Hashanah — Day 1 and Day 2Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 1Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 2Rosh Hashanah Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Tashlikh Celebrating with a New Fruit or New ClothesYom KippurBefore Yom KippurLast Meal before the FastMemorial CandleResting CandleYom Kippur Prohibitions and PracticesBefore Leaving for the SynagogueCandle Lighting for Yom KippurBlessing the ChildrenBefore Kol NidreySukkotLooking Ahead to SukkotBuilding a SukkahAcquiring Lulav and EtrogPreparing for SukkotThe Lulav AssemblyPreparing a Flame for Yom TovMitsvot throughout SukkotEating in the SukkahTaking the Lulav and Waving the Lulav (not on Shabbat)Sukkot — Day 1 and Day 2Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 1Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 2Kiddush — Day 1, Day 2, and Shabbat ?ol Hamo'edYom Tov Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Waving the Lulav during Hallel (not on Shabbat)Circling the Sanctuary with Lulav and EtrogTefillin during ?ol Hamo'edHosha'na RabbahHosha'na Prayers and ProcessionsAravot — The 5 Willow BranchesShemini Atseret and Sim?at TorahPreparing for Yom TovYom Tov — Day 1 and Day 2Candle LightingYom Tov MealsMashiv Harua?Celebrating with the Torah on Sim?at TorahAttah Hor'eytaHakkafotReading the Torah on Sim?at Torah MorningThe 1st Scroll: Completing the Reading of the TorahThe 2nd Scroll: Beginning the Reading of the Torah Anew?anukkahGeneral Instructions for Candle Lighting at HomeCandle Lighting TimesSetup for the ?anukkiyyah (Menorah, Candelabra)Lighting and BerakhotSpecial Instructions for the SynagoguePurimThe 5 Mitsvot of PurimProcedure for Chanting Megillat EsterBefore Chanting the MegillahChanting the MegillahAfter Chanting the MegillahPesa?In PreparationSearching for ?ametsDisposing of ?ametsFast of the FirstbornSiyyum and Se'udat MitsvahBefore Pesa? — Day 1Preparing an Eruv TavshilinPreparing a Flame for Yom TovPesa? — Days 1 and 2Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 1Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 2Pesa? Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Morid HatalCandle Lighting for Shabbat after Yom TovCounting OmerAt NightIn the MorningTefillin during ?ol Hamo'edBefore Pesa? — Day 7Preparing a Flame for Yom TovPesa? — Day 7 and Day 8Candle Lighting for Pesa? — Day 7Candle Lighting for Pesa? — Day 8Pesa? Meals — Day 7 and Day 8Yom Ha'atsma'utShavu'otBefore Shavu'otPreparing an Eruv TavshilinPreparing a Flame for Yom TovShavu'ot — Day 1 and Day 2Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 1Candle Lighting for Shabbat and Yom Tov — Day 2Arvit — Day 1: Completing 7 Full Weeks of the OmerYom Tov Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Tikkun Leyl Shavu'otRosh Hashanah 5781Seli?ot — Penitential PrayersLooking Ahead to Rosh HashanahTeki'at Shofar — Hearing the Sounds of the ShofarPreparing to Celebrate with a New Fruit or with New ClothesBefore Rosh HashanahPreparing a Flame for Yom TovOTHER COMMEMORATIONSTsom GedalyahAsarah BetevetTa'anit EsterYom Hasho'ah VehagevurahYom HazikkaronLag Ba'omerYom YerushalayimThe 3 WeeksShiv'ah Asar BetammuzThe 9 DaysRestrictionsThe 10th of AvTish'ah Be'avThe Afternoon before Tish'ah Be'avTish'ah Be'av ProhibitionsProcedures in the SynagogueCreating the Tish'ah Be'av MoodChanting Megillat EykhahReciting KinotSPECIAL SHABBATOTShabbat ?anukkahShabbat ShirahChanting Shirat HayamShabbat ShekalimShabbat ZakhorShabbat ParahShabbat Ha?odeshShabbat HagadolShabbat ?azonShabbat Na?amuAppendixesSefirat Ha'omerBirkat KohanimDetermining the Date of a YortsaytBack Cover
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Ah, Assyria... (Scripta Hierosolymitana XXXIII)
Thirty outstanding papers on Assyrian history and its connection and impact on Biblical Israel.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Micah, Zephaniah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Obadiah, Joel
Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the following Biblical books: Micah, Zephaniah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Obadiah and Joel by John M. P. Smith, William H. Ward, and Julius A. Bewer.

A Commentary on the Book of Exodus
The last of the commentaries rendered into English, this Cassuto's work ranks among the finest modern contributions to the treasury of Biblical learning.

Volume 1, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

Luah Hashanah 5775
A guide to prayers, readings, laws, and customs for the synagogue and for the home