Blessing Our Fallen Soldiers

On this Memorial Day weekend, as we remember our soldiers who lost their lives while serving our country, I share with you the lyrics of the famous Israeli song, “How Can I Bless?” by Rachel Shapira. “How can I bless him, what gift shall I give
 to this child” said the angel of love. And he gave him a smile that was radiant as light.
 And he gave him two eyes that were open and clear 
to seek out each flower and each creature and bird.
 And a heart to rejoice in each day of the year. “How can I bless him, what gift shall I give 
to this child” said the angel of love. And he gave him two feet that were light in the dance, a soul to rejoice in each tune and each song,
 a hand that collected the shells on the shore,
 an ear to respond…