Origin of Shema
Examples from the Web for shema
He would often kiss the earth of Israel; at night, he would say the shema prayer for hours.
In this palace a seal was found bearing a lion and the inscription belonging to Shema, the servant of Jeroboam.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton
To the commandments of the tongue belong the reading of the Shema, grace after meals, the priestly benediction, and so on.
All turned to look at the speaker, and they whispered among themselves in surprise at hearing a monk recite the shema in a schul.Rabbi and Priest|Milton Goldsmith
The other practical observances like prayer, the reading of "Shema," and so on.
The Inquisition was obliged to forbid the uttering of the word "Shema" with a threat of heavy punishment.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz