Emet ve-emunah (Jewish Traditional): Beverley Chiat (Soprano) & Albert Combrink (Piano)
Filmed Live during the “Rosh Hashanah” service at Temple Israel Reform Synagogue, Greenpoint, Cape Town, South Africa, September 2013
Emet ve-emunah (Text in Hebrew)
Emet ve-emunah kol zot,
v’kayam aleinu, ki hu Adonai Eloheinu
v’ein zulato, vaanachnu Yisrael amo.
Emet ve-emunah (Text in English)
All this we hold to be true and trustworthy for us.
You alone are our God, and we are Israel Your people.
You are our Sovereign and Saviour
Emet ve-emunah – Brief Discussion:
The word emet comes from a verb (aman) that means to support or make firm, and expresses the [read more…]