Israel Travelogue – What lies behind Jerusalem’s wailing wall

Sights and sounds assail your senses as you stand near the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem. All around, people are praying out loud, or weeping. They touch the ancient stones in the wall and cry out to God. Some are holding slips of paper with prayers on them and looking for a crevice in the rock where they can fit one more note to the Almighty.

Israel’s God, have mercy. Holy One, please protect us. … KEEP READING HERE:

http://www.lightmagazine.ca/index.php?page=public.viewarticle&nArticlesID=444

By Shari Menzel

 

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