We will open the world of Hebrew for you in just one hour a week and 10 minutes a day.

Open to all ages and levels.

Learn to Read (or improve your) Hebrew

Unlock the beauty of Hebrew language and embark on a journey of spiritual connection as you begin to read our texts in their original, unlocking their deeper meaning.  

Our extensive Hebrew program has three different levels.  

Our beginners class will give you all the skills to decode the easiest language to read in the world (it’s totally phonetic!).  It covers two terms; the first, in which you learn all the letters and vowels, and the second in which you learn some basic grammar and structure.  You may enroll in either Term One or Three. 

Our intermediate class enables you to read the prayer book with fluency.  Each week, you will focus on different aspects of the siddur, learning not only to read prayers, but also to understand their deeper meaning and their place within the structure of the Siddur.

Our advanced class are for those who are looking to learn to chant Torah, haftarah and parts of the service.

All classes have expert Instruction, taught by our rabbis who guide you through the language’s richness, making learning engaging and effective.

  • Meaningful Conversations: Gain the ability to engage with prayers and texts in their original language, enhancing your understanding and connection.
  • Personalized Approach: Whether you’re a beginner or seeking to refine your skills, our classes cater to all levels of proficiency.
  • Cultural Insight: Delve into the rich heritage of Hebrew, gaining insights into its historical and cultural significance.

Ignite your spiritual journey and join a community of learners who are discovering the transformative power of Prayerbook Hebrew. Enroll today to start your meaningful linguistic and spiritual exploration.

Emanuel Synagogue is offering weekly Hebrew classes online. Our beginners class, taught by Rabbis Kamins and Zwarenstein, is on Monday evenings every term from 6:00pm to 7:00pm. Intermediate is on Wednesdays from 5-6pm with Rabbi Kaiserblueth.

  • If you do not know all the letters and vowels, beginners is right for you
  • If you do know all the letters and vowels and can read with confidence, intermediate is for you
  • If you know all the letters and vowels and can read with confidence and are interested in learning to leyn, then advanced is for you.

Prayerbook Hebrew

A healing tongue is a tree of life …
Proverbs 15:4

Embark on a journey of spiritual connection with our prayerbook hebrew classes.

Unlock the beauty of Hebrew language and deepen your connection to spirituality through our immersive Prayerbook Hebrew classes:

  • Expert Instruction: Our experienced instructors guide you through the language’s intricacies, making learning engaging and effective.
  • Meaningful Conversations: Gain the ability to engage with prayers and texts in their original language, enhancing your understanding and connection.
  • Personalized Approach: Whether you’re a beginner or seeking to refine your skills, our classes cater to all levels of proficiency.
  • Cultural Insight: Delve into the rich heritage of Hebrew, gaining insights into its historical and cultural significance.

Ignite your spiritual journey and join a community of learners who are discovering the transformative power of Prayerbook Hebrew. Enroll today to start your meaningful linguistic and spiritual exploration.

✓ Learn the Hebrew alphabet and the basics of the vowel system

✓ Ideal for people who are new to Hebrew

✓ Learn to read the Hebrew Bible in the original

Meeting ID: 943 4699 7043
Passcode: 606954

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Get in touch

Rafi

Rafi Kaiserblueth

Rabbi

rkaiserblueth@emanuel.org.au (02) 9389 6444