Rare Footage: How The Jews Will Return to Israel

by Baruch Gordon
When King David wanted to express in his poetic prose how the Jewish People would return to Zion after prolonged exile in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and Toronto etc., he chose a specific natural phenomenon to convey the image of mass return: k'afikim banegev like a flash flood in the Negev (Psalms .126:4 Metzudot commentary).

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Folks, earlier this month, the heavy rains in the northern Negev caused those very floods that King David was referring to. In the video above, you will witness Israel at one of its most dry and barren points suddenly turn into a raging river - dragging every rock and couch potato Jew back to the homeland.

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  • Emilie Šimovcová
    commented 2014-03-28 15:57:53 -0400
    Shalom alejchem….Sofonias 3,14-20
  • Frank Seauvant
    commented 2014-03-26 11:19:15 -0400
    “k’afikim banegev like a flash flood in the Negev” – great point; nice find.