Kol Nidre, the haunting melody that begins the Holy of Holies of Jewish time. What is it about Kol Nidre that speaks so powerfully to the Jewish soul? It isn’t the words themselves, dry, prosaic, not poetry, not even a prayer. They’re actually a legal formula for the annulment of vows. So how did they
The line of the Lord’s Prayer that stands out for me the most is, “forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us”. Because it reminds me every day that I’m not perfect and I need to ask for forgiveness every single day, and that that’s exactly what I’m called to do.
(soothing music) – [Narrator] God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. Living one day at a time, enjoying one moment at a time. Accepting hardship as the pathway to peace, taking as Jesus did, this sinful
Hallelujah! It is time for in-searching for your heart. My hands are blessed with the blessing of the Lord My hands are blessed with the blessing of the Lord Everything I touch Surely must be blessed My hands are filled With the blessing of the Lord Let me find your heart. Let me find your
What do you think is the most memorable prayer in all of the Bible? I think you’ve got one, right? You’re probably thinking, the Lord’s Prayer. What is the most memorable prayer in the Old Testament? That’s a little bit harder and for me, it’s the first long-recorded prayer in Genesis, chapter 18. And here’s,
The President: Thank you so much. To the co-chairs, Jeff and Ann; to all the members of Congress who are here, the distinguished guests who’ve traveled so far to be here this morning; to Randall for your wonderful stories and powerful prayer; to all who are here providing testimony, thank you so much for having
Ishmael, we are filled with gratitude for your faith for joining us on this difficult journey. Your faith is a great gift. My sons, and now daughters, we have fulfilled all the commandments of the Lord which have been given unto us. We have been blessed of the Lord exceedingly. Please, eat! If only each