Toby Klein Greenwald

Toby Klein Greenwald

Toby Klein Greenwald is a journalist, educator and community theater director.

Mysterious Prayers

December 20, 2007, by

Until I was almost an adult, I thought there was a long mysterious prayer that women said when they lit Shabbat candles, beyond the initial blessing. This prayer took about 20 minutes. I assumed it was something intricate that had been passed down through the generations, and I wondered how I would ever succeed in