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Ao Deus de Abraão Louvai

Translator: Robert Hawkey Moreton

First Methodist missionary to Brazil. Go to person page >

Author (atributed): Daniel ben Judah

Daniel ben Judah was a Jewish liturgical poet, who lived at Rome in the middle of the fourteenth century CE. He was the grandfather of Daniel ben Samuel ha-Rofe, rabbi at Tivoli. According to Luzzatto, Daniel ben Judah was the author of the well-known hymn "Yigdal Elohim Hai" containing the thirteen articles of belief of Maimonides. This poem, which forms part of the morning prayer among the Ashkenazim, and is sung by the Sephardim on the eve of Sabbaths and holy days, is included in the Romaniot ritual for Saturday evening. --en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_ben_Judah Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ao Deus de Abraão louvai
Title: Ao Deus de Abraão Louvai
English Title: The God of Abraham Praise
Author (atributed): Daniel ben Judah (c. 1400)
Translator: Robert Hawkey Moreton (1896)
Language: Portuguese
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1991.



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