Rather than relying on his own wisdom and ability, David habitually consulted the Lord in all his endeavors.
Ezekiel prophesied that when Gentiles “hallow”—revere, respect and bless—the Jewish people, God would return them to their ancient homeland.
That Yom Hazikaron is symbolically linked to the celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel’s Independence Day) 24 hours later is no coincidence.
Although the Bible predicts the Last Days will be characterized by evil and perilous times, we must not succumb to hand-wringing or be paralyzed by fear with reports of terrorism and persecution.
“We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” Elie Wiesel