A priestly blessing on Israel

In his concert some years ago in Tel Aviv, Israel, Leonard Cohen said Baruch Hashem, the priestly blessing to the audience …


… followed by Anthem, Ring the Bells that still can ring, with lyrics by Mike Strange, Shanna Crooks and Leonard Cohen.

Ring the bells that still can ring 
Forget your perfect offering 
There is a crack in everything 
That’s how the light gets in.

Beautiful words, aren’t they? And here’s the music…


All my love to Israel and the Israelis on your 66th birthday! May the Lord bless you and comfort you all!