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Names are instructive, they tell us a lot about the things that they describe. When Jewish custom and history settles on a name for a Torah portion, the name bears a connection to the general theme of the portion. The name of this portion is Bo, which means to enter. …

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Yom Hazikaron: We Remember

November 2, 2005 – 2:47 am | 938 views

Sweeping vista
Lifeless plane,
Victory hollow
Heart of pain.

Land mass strewn
friend and foe,
Lie forever
Battle throes.

Sand storm rising
Sinai beckons,
A soul asunder
Wanders, reckons.
.
Patience try
Today on high,
Was it worth it
An anguished sigh.

A rising wave
A tidal crest,
We won the war
We …