Chametz Prayer from Bergen Belsen, Passover 1944

This “Chametz on Passover Prayer” fromBergen Belsen, Passover 1944, is displayed at the Ghetto Fighters Museum in Tel-Aviv. It was written or dictated by Rabbi Aharon Bernard Davids, leader of the Dutch community of Rotterdam in Holland, for his community who had been interned first in the Westerbork Holland transit camp and then sent to Bergen Belsen concentration camp. Read...
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A Prayer Upon Receiving a Diagnosis

Adonai, Thank you for bringing me to this day of answers. Here is my request: That you grant me the strength to face with an open heart, and hands and eyes Each challenging thought and feeling that arises, To receive the care I need, from myself as well as from others, Awaken my mind to the many realities and possibilities...
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