Rosh Hashanah

Analysis of Rosh Hashana Mussaf (Malchuyot, Zichronot and Shofarot)

September 1, 2011

Rosh Hashanah Musaf is the most misunderstood prayer of the year. It focuses on the 3 ikkarim (principles) of the Sefer HaIkarim. These are 1) God as Master of the universe, 2) reward & punishment, & 3) God interacts with the world (Divine revelation).