Monday, May 5, 2014

For the Miracles

We thank You for the miracles, the bravery, the salvation, the wars and the redemption that You performed with us and our forefathers in these days at those times.


In the days of our rebirth, the Arab nations gathered together to destroy, kill and erase the immigrants who returned from the bondage of exile to the Good Land. And they said: “Come, and let us cut them off from being a nation; that the name of Israel shall no longer be remembered.” (Psalm 83:5)

And You in Your abundant mercy stood with us in our time of trouble. You fought our adversaries, You passed judgment , You enacted our vengeance. You gave the many into the hands of the few and the evil ones into the hands of the righteous. “They are bowed down and fallen; but we have risen, and stand upright.” (Psalm 20:8)

And You made yourself a great name in the world and for Your people Am Yisrael, You made a great salvation. And in the second month on the 5th day, You removed the yoke of the nation from upon our necks.

Just as You redeemed us in those days, so should You do to us at this time and we will sing Your praises forever.

This prayer for Yom Haatzmaout was composed by Rav David Bar-Hayyim of Machon Shilo.

Click here to download the Hebrew version in PDF format.


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