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  • ✡ Jewish Wisdom

    "He Established the World" ✡ Jewish Wisdom     He made the earth with His might, He established the world with His wisdom, and with His understanding spread out the heavens. JEREMIAH (10:12)  עֹשֵׂה אֶרֶץ בְּכֹחוֹ מֵכִין תֵּבֵל בְּחָכְמָתוֹ וּבִתְבוּנָתוֹ נָטָה שָׁמָי...
  • ✡ "You Shall Appear Before the Lord"

      An abundance of camels will envelop you, camel colts of Midian and Ephah... gold and frankincense will they bear, and the praises of God will they proclaim. ISAIAH (60:1)  שִׁפְעַת גְּמַלִּים תְּכַסֵּךְ בִּכְרֵי מִדְיָן וְעֵיפָה ... זָהָב וּלְבוֹנָה יִשָּׂאוּ וּת...
  • ✡ "You Shall Appear Before the Lord"

    Three times a year you shall appear before the Lord, your God, in the place that He will choose, on the Festival of Matzah, the Festival of Shavuot and the Festival of Sukkot. DEUTERONOMY (16:16)  שָׁלוֹשׁ פְּעָמִים בַּשָּׁנָה יֵרָאֶה כָל זְכוּרְךָ אֶת פְּנֵי יְ-הוָה אֱ-לֹ...
  • ✡ "With the Glow of Her Glory"

    So that you may nurse and be satisfied with the breast of her consolations; so that you may drink and delight with the glow of her glory. ISAIAH (66:11)  לְמַעַן תִּינְקוּ וּשְׂבַעְתֶּם מִשֹּׁד תַּנְחֻמֶיהָ לְמַעַן תָּמֹצּוּ וְהִתְעַנַּגְתֶּם מִזִּיז כְּבוֹדָהּ ישעיה סו:י...
  • ✡ "I Will Bless Your Name Forever and Ever"

    You Are My Sun Jerusalem ✡ "I Will Bless Your Name Forever and Ever"   A psalm of praise by David: I wil exalt You, my God the King, and I will bless Your Name forever and ever. PSALMS (145:1)  תְּהִלָּה לְדָוִד אֲרוֹמִמְךָ אֱלוֹהַי הַמֶּלֶךְ וַאֲבָרֲכָה ש...
  • ✡ "God Around His People"

    As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so is God around His people from henceforth and forever. PSALMS (125:2)  יְרוּשָׁלִַם הָרִים סָבִיב לָהּוַי-הוָה סָבִיב לְעַמּוֹ מֵעַתָּה וְעַד עוֹלָם תהילים קכה:בy'-ru-sha-LA-yeem ha-REEM sa-VEEV lah va-A-do-nai ...
  • ✡ "Elevate Jerusalem Above My Foremost Joy"

    Let my tongue adhere to my palate, if I fail to recall you, if I fail to elevate Jerusalem above my foremost joy. PSALMS (137:6)  תִּדְבַּק לְשׁוֹנִי לְחִכִּי אִם לֹא אֶזְכְּרֵכִי אִם לֹא אַעֲלֶה אֶת יְרוּשָׁלִַם עַל רֹאשׁשִׂמְחָתִי תהילים קלז:וtid-BAK l'-sho-NEE l'- khi-KEE i...
  • ✡ "Even the Bird Finds its Home"

    Even the bird finds its home and the free bird her nest where she laid her young. PSALMS (84:4)  גַּם צִפּוֹר מָצְאָה בַיִת וּדְרוֹר קֵן לָהּ אֲשֶׁר שָׁתָה אֶפְרֹחֶיהָ תהילים פד:דgam tzi-POR MATZ-ah VAH-yit uh-DROR kayn lah ah-SHER SHA-tah ef-roh-KHE-ha
  • ✡ Passing Time in a Bomb Shelter

    God roused the spirit of King Cyrus of Persia and he publicized an oral proclamation throughout his kingdom, and also in writing, saying ... "and He commanded upon me to build Him a house in Jerusalem." EZRA (1:1,2)  הֵעִיר יְ-הֹוָה אֶת רוּחַ כֹּרֶשׁ מֶלֶךְ פָּרַס וַיַּעֲב...
  • ✡ "You Shall Bless the Righteous"

      For shall you bless the righteous, O Lord; you shall cover him with favor as with a shield. PSALMS (5:12)  כִּי אַתָּה תְּבָרֵךְ צַדִּיק יְ-הֹוָה כַּצִּנָּה רָצוֹן תַּעְטְרֶנּוּ תהילים ה:יבkee  a-TA t'-va-RAYKH tza-DEEK a-do-NAI ka-tzi-NA ra-TZON ...