translation and commentary by Rabbi Jonathan SacksThe Koren Sacks Rosh HaShanah Machzor
, nusah Ashkenaz, is an inspiring new high holiday prayer book. An invaluable introduction by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks guides you through the themes of the day. A commentary throughout blends insights from Tanakh and classical sources with Rabbi Sacks' own observations. This machzor brings out the inner meaning of the Rosh Hashanah prayers by aligning the Hebrew and English texts, highlighting key words, distinguishing poetry from prose, and using beautiful fonts designed by master typographer Eliyahu Koren. Rabbi Sacks’ translation brings readers closer than ever before to the authentic meaning of the Hebrew text, while his introduction and commentary provide new ways of understanding and experiencing the Rosh Hashanah services.
- Published in 2013
- Hardcover, compact edition
- Approximately 6.25" x 4.5" x 1.5", 1085 pages
- Black and white text
- Right-to-left format