Visit Essay Topics

Synagogue Visit

For me, to visit another place of worship other than a mosque was intriguing and exciting. I was curious to find out what a Jewish temple, oftentimes called synagogue, looked like and if it had any similarities to a Muslim mosque to which I am greatly accustomed to. Before going to the synagogue, I was… View Article

Places: Mother and Country

The one country I would most like to visit would have to be New Zealand. Mnay reasons, the number one being it looks like an absolutely gorgeous country, especially having seen Lord of the Rings and that is one of my favorite movies. Another reason is, I’ve never been south of the equator and I’d… View Article

Reflections following a Synagogue Visit

This paper describes research conducted before visiting a Reform synagogue, the visit itself and research prompted by the visit. Background research on the origins of the Reform movement in Judaism was undertaken before visiting a synagogue. This included identifying historical differences between Reform and Orthodox Judaism. Worship and the role of the synagogue were of… View Article