Reflective essays can focus on personal development, academic connections to the course content, or ideas and recommendations for future action as with any essay, criteria can be clearly stated to guide the work of the students. Unformatted text preview: honors theology visit a synagogue-‐temple-‐church march 22, 2015 buddhist temple reflection born and raised a christian, i never really had a firm understanding of many other religions. This is a presentation explaining the process of writing reflective essays it includes structuring the essay using a reflective model and suggestions for introductions and conclusions. Essay on jewish synagogue visit - saturday, november 30, 2013 marked the fourth night of chanukah it was also the day that my friend brandon and i visited the center for jewish life in marlboro, nj.
If you'd like to see the final essay i've written using the pre-writing exercises i've done for this essay, take a look at my reflective essay sample on a visit to the beach the following is an excerpt of my sample reflective essay. 1 example reflective essay for critical thinking and writing for nursing students bob price and anne harrington this example of a reflective essay is presented in association with price, b and harrington, a (2013. Within your essay, address the following: describe personal frames of reference regarding cultural, linguistic, and gender differences reflect upon how these differences influence your ability to create a learning environment that respectfully encompasses cultural and other individual differences and describe specific ways to incorporate. Christian reflections on the leadership challenge essay in these pages from the text, there is a counterintuitive grouping together of intuitively compatible principles, such as leaders inspire a shared vision and leaders enable others to act, with a principle such as leaders challenge the process.
Jewish synagogue essays there are a number of religions throughout the world, each with its own ceremonies and beliefs it is interesting for a person of one religion, such as mormon, to visit a jewish synagogue and observe their shabbat, which stands for peace, rest and redemption, i. My synagogue visit essay i went to the kesher israel which is a modern orthodox synagogue in georgetown on november 15th to attend their 7:00 p - my synagogue visit essay introduction. Student reflections a new experience i had today was seeing the devastation that was a result of hurricane katrina i thought that i had seen a lot of homeless people on the street asking for money in new york city, but seeing how common it is here was really difficult. To write a reflection paper, start with an introduction where you state any expectations you had for the reading, lesson, or experience you're reflecting on at the end of your intro, include a thesis statement that explains how your views have changed.
After hearing a horror story from a classmate who called another jewish synagogue in town and got a very pointed no when she asked if she and a few others could attend their service, i was a little reluctant to call random synagogues across portland to see if i and two other students could attend a service. Where life-worlds converge [wo die lebenswelten sich berühren] is a changed and expanded version of an essay by the same title that was published in the anthology: barbara tobler, ed, mattersburg. The visit the reform synagogue, called a temple, had a woman rabbi she had lived and worked in israel for several years the cantor was a pianist, although the literature says that organs and choirs are common in reform synagogues. After the destruction of the temple of jerusalem the synagogue became the center and central point of the religious jewish life it inherited many of the customs and rituals of the temple but there were some of them that were prohibited because they were exclusive of the temple, for example the prayer became the substitute for the sacrifices. Judaism is a practiced religion throughout the world even though it is a very old religion, jews are less than one percent of the world judaism is one of the oldest monotheistic religions and the oldest one still practiced today.
I visit the bhartiya temple on almost every festival - hindu temple visit reflection essay introduction it is located in troy, mi it is located in troy, mi for this assignment i decided to go on a normal day instead of festival. Roles of the synagogue - roles of the synagogue the synagogue is a place for the jewish people to worship god, or more particularly, where jewish people can hear the torah being read and pray to god. The report of a three-alarm fire at beth hamedrash hagadol synagogue is shocking and saddening chilling photographs, including this one here from the lodownnycom, show the building's burned interior.
After the english greeting came a more traditional greeting in hebrew, and then a song to greet the sabbath, or shabbat, which is the word that was used at the synagogue the hebrew might have been strange to me, but there were english translations for just about everything in the prayer book, along with the prayers and songs written out in hebrew. Reflection the following example shows how a student's traditional essays and reports because it asks students to be purposeful and engaged participants. Below we offer two examples of thoughtful reflective essays that effectively and substantively capture the author's growth over time at california state university channel islands (ci.
A descriptive essay lets you describe in detail what the essay is all about using words that appeal to your sense of smell, hearing, see, touch, and taste a descriptive essay lets you use words that describes a person, place, or object. It is always easier to enter a synagogue if you're not alone if you know someone who attends a synagogue, get in touch with them and ask if you can go with them, have them show you the ropes, help you keep up with the congregation, introduce you to people before or after the services, that sort of thing. My first visit at the hindu temple essay 998 words 4 pages i decided to visit a hindu temple because the hindu religion was the religion that i knew the least about and was interested in.
Find this pin and more on field trip reflections by priscilla shiogi make a class book about the field trip and then return the pages to each student at the end of the year to create a memory book field trip report forms. Reflection_essay_examplespdf departments all departments 360 connections academy of distinguished teachers archer fellowship program at ut austin awards & honors. My synagogue visit i went to the kesher israel which is a modern orthodox synagogue in georgetown on november 15th to attend their 7:00 pm thursday service which is considered maariv because it was an afternoon service.