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  THE SILENT PRAYER-   SHEH'MOE'NEH ESREI

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What do I say when I take the 3 steps backward & 3 steps forward
when I start the Shemoneh Esrei?

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What do I do if I'm in the middle of Shemoneh Esrei
& they start doing Kedusha?

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During Shemoneh Esrei, my mind wanders
& I start thinking about what I’m going to cook for dinner
or that my son forgot his knapsack, etc
What should I do about this?

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I started thinking about something else
& forgot to hit my chest with my fist for the forgiveness (חָטָאנוּ & פָּשָׁעְנוּ)
part of the Shemoneh Esrei. Do I have to start over?

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When do bow & take the 3 steps backward & then 3 steps forward
towards the end of the Shemoneh Esrei?

BOW LEFT
Say the phrase עֹשֶֹה שָׁלוֹם בִּמְרוֹמָיו (Oh'seh shalom bim'roe'mahv)

BOW RIGHT

Say the phrase Bow right and say:
(Who yah'ah'seh shalom awe'leinu)

BOW FORWARD
Say the phrase עַל כָּל יִשְֹרָאֵל אָמֵן (V'al coal yisrael v'imru amen)

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In shul, some women bounce on their toes
at the end of Shemoneh Esrei
while others sit down & others don't move.
What is the correct thing to do?

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