I guess I am on a Heschel kick this week. The great rabbi once said:
“Just to be is a blessing; just to live is holy”
We make the ordinary extraordinary by taking the time to revel in the holiness.
Sabbath Prayer (from Fiddler on the Roof) Music by Jerry Bock; Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Shabbat Shalom all.
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