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Friday, August 19, 2005

God Does not abandon His People


Last evening at the barber shop we, the Jewish Bucharian barbers and myself, were tearfully watching CNN. The reporter reported how the IDF was to meet with the furthest extremists they have met (I think it was kfar darom). They showed footage of these wild savages whose last stronghold was the synagogue.

What we actually saw were the holiest souls crying and praying like I have never witnessed. Seldom have I ever seen poignant images as I saw last night. These souls broke out into the 1970’s version of Ki lo yotosh which means G-d does not abandon His people. A scene that is reminiscent of the holy souls singing Ani Maamin 60 years ago.

G-d does not abandon His people. These holy people have given their lives for G-d, His land and His people. They are the scorn of the world and much of their own brethren. They are being expelled from the very same land that is a part of what they sacrificed so much for. Their thoughts? G-d does not abandon His people.

After some further thought, I realized something. These souls are the quintessential Gods people.

G-d does not abandon His people.


-SHRAGIE DOES NOT LIVE IN AMSHINOV

7 Comments:

  • At 8/19/2005 8:02 AM, Blogger Steg (dos iz nit der šteg) said…

    Of course God isn't abandoning his people. He's bringing them home!

     
  • At 8/19/2005 8:02 AM, Blogger rebba shlita said…

    perfectly said, this should be a must read read for all the yutzes out there who dont understand why the people are still there and are ignoring the eviction notices. so for all you hitlers out there maybe this will knock some compassion into you. if this does not work well you know what bes din has to do to man that refuses to give a get.....

     
  • At 8/19/2005 9:41 AM, Anonymous Lutvak said…

    Rav Shach said that we should give back the land they stole from the Arabs.

    He was Hashems people.

     
  • At 8/19/2005 11:05 AM, Anonymous cosmo said…

    cold fish, er i mean lutvak,

    may i refer you back to a previous post where you answered the 6 questions. (look it up i can't sit here all day copying and pasting).

    Pick a side and stay there. All of a sudden we "stole" the land. r u kidding me!! whats R' Shach going to say when they come after his home. Or better yet enforce the millitary law for EVERYONE yeshiva student or not.
    If they were so brazen as to attack a fledgling state that they assumed was weaker , and got their asses whipped, than NO!! tey don't deserve it back. as far as i know the pallestenians never had a country, nor are they a wanted people, not even by their own.

     
  • At 8/19/2005 12:10 PM, Blogger rebba shlita said…

    cosmo,

    careful now. watch what you say about R' shach. the person was a gadol hadar.

     
  • At 8/19/2005 12:40 PM, Blogger cosmo said…

    reba shlita,

    i have no problem with R' Shach. I have a problem with the terminology, ie.stole

     
  • At 8/24/2005 9:48 AM, Blogger Shragie said…

    Lutvak,

    I have a problem with your vile hate for these people. I say hate because how else could you be so insensitive? You quote rav Shach - would he agree with your rhetoric at this time?

     

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