MANUSCRIPT

  • MS 434




    CATEGORY

    Liturgy

    Liturgies for the Days of Awe


    Manuscript ID:
    MS 434

    Place:
    L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France

    Date:
    1690

    Description:
    ink on paper; 195 leaves (23.4 x 17.3 cm.); Provençal cursive Hebrew script

    Copyist:
    Abraham Shalom ben Mordechai Leon

    Subject:
    Liturgy

    English Text:

    The Jews of the Comtat Venaissin were distinctive for using a liturgy based on the old Provençal rite. This volume contains a set of liturgies from the Provençal rite, one from that of L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, and the other from that of Carpentras. It contains a variety of prayer for the High Holidays, including:

    (1) L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

    (a) ashmorot for the six weekdays followed by one for the Fast of Gedalia;

    (b) ashmorot for the ten Days of Awe;

    (c) the Yom Kippur liturgy;

    (2) Carpentras

    (a) the liturgy for the eve and morning of Rosh ha-Shanah.


    Manuscript Link:
    https://huc.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1008967019


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