web analytics
December 11, 2016 / 11 Kislev, 5777
Judaism
Sponsored Post
The Migdal Ohr Mishpachton MISHPACHTONIM – Israel’s Children are Your Children.

Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.



Hashem Heard My Prayer



Printer-Ready Page Layout
Lessons-logo



I was visiting a shul I formerly attended during my previous marriage. My former husband worked on Shabbos, and did what he could to pull my children away from Yiddishkeit.

Having not been to that shul in many years, my new husband and I were there for a simcha. It was Chol HaMoed Pesach, and my children’s former friends were there from all over the world. They were all grown, and starting to build families of their own.

I looked over the aisle and saw a young mother sit down next to my son’s former best friend’s mother. I had heard that this friend had moved to Israel and that he and his wife had just had their first child. I could not get over this beautiful young woman and her child, and I was so happy that this young man had created such a beautiful Jewish family. I started thinking about my son, who was dating a non-Jewish woman.

Davening to the Almighty, I thanked Him for blessing me with a wonderful new husband who was an upstanding man, a gabbai in our shul. I was so proud of him.

I continued my tefillah, asking Hashem to please let me see my son raise a beautiful Jewish family.

At that exact moment, I heard my husband being called to the Torah for an aliyah.

I felt that Hashem was answering my prayer.

Name Withheld Upon Request

About the Author:


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.





Imported and Older Comments:


Current Top Story
The expulsion of part of Amona, 2006
State Attorneys to Request 1-Month Delay on Amona Evacuation

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/judaism/jewish-columns/lessons-in-emunah/hashem-heard-my-prayer/2010/06/30/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: