31 July 2020

"Nachamu, Nachamu Ami"

10 Menachem Av 5780
Erev Shabbat Kodesh - Shabbat Nachamu
Parashah Va'Etchanan
"When you are in distress and all these things have befallen you, at the end of days, you will return unto Hashem, your God, and hearken to His voice.  For Hashem, your God, is a merciful God, He will not abandon you nor destroy you, and He will not forget the covenant of your forefathers that He swore to them."  (Devarim 4 :30-31)
Commentary:  "According to Sforno and Yalkut, this term refers to the period just before the coming of Mashiach...."
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Haftarah"Comfort, comfort My people - says your God.  Speak to the heart of Jerusalem and proclaim to her that her time of exile has been fulfilled, that her iniquity has been conciliated, for she has received from the hand of Hashem double for all her sins. 

1 comment:

yaak said...

See also here.