Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, "Surely the Lord is present in this place, and I did not know it! How awesome is this place! This is none other than the abode of God, and that is the gateway to heaven." Genesis 28:16-17
This Shabbat Guide is a map to use as you enter the Gate of Shabbat, the Gate of Torah, the Gate of Prayer, and the Gate of Community. Avodah - passionate prayer and mitzvot - performing God's commandments, are the foundations of the Shabbat service.