Cry No More Jerusalem~A Beautiful Song of Hope!

The Jewish singer, Yaakov Shwekey is well known in Israel, North America and indeed around the world. 
This is his latest song and it is guaranteed to touch the heart of everyone who believes that the world is in the hands of the Lord. 
The symbolism begins with the tragedy of the many terror attacks Israel has been through~while the orange wrist band (around 1:20) symbolizes the 10,000 Jews who lost their homes and livelihood when they were pulled out of Gush Katif (now occupied by terror group Hamas). I am sure that most of us identify with the suffering of broken families and the joy at the return of kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit. Finally, with the threat of nuclear attack by Iran, the tiny pieces of paper from the Kotel (Wailing Wall), representing people who travel from around the world~to place their prayers into the cracks of the wall~rise up to the heavens…
I will leave it for you to interpret the final notes~but do make sure you have tissues on hand.

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  • christine hollywood February 22, 2012   Reply →

    A wonderfull song from the Heart! i do and will continue to pray for Yisrael, Maybe this year in Jerusalem shall God bring me back. Thank you! Mrs Christine Hollywood

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