“For You, O God, silence is praise!” (Psalm 65:1)
In the face of Hurricane Irma, which disrupted and devastated the lives of many, silence is appropriate.
There are no words to convey our feelings. There are no words to express our relief that we are still here. Though our property may have suffered damage, we are still here.
In my own congregation, Bat Yam Temple of the Islands in Sanibel, FL, where I am just beginning my tenure, we are taking things day-to-day. Depending on how quickly the return to normal, including the restoration of water, electricity, and other services,... Read More