Photo Credit: Nati Shohat/Flash90
Young students blow a shofar in the classroom of a Talmud Torah.

We know, only too well, that being excited about a routine is almost impossible. And yet we also know that without the enthusiasm, it will be very difficult to maintain it, let alone pass it on to the next generation.

As the year is coming to an end, with endless days filled with doing the very same commandments, we besiege G-d on each remaining day, asking for one vital ingredient for the one yet to come: May we never get used to our routine.

Advertisement

May we be permanent residents, feeling like visitors.

Advertisement