Sunday, March 13, 2011

In Case You Were Wondering What Haman Meant

When, in Megillat Esther, Haman tells King Achashveirosh that he would like to kill,
אֶת-כָּל-הַיְּהוּדִים מִנַּעַר וְעַד-זָקֵן טַף וְנָשִׁים בְּיוֹם אֶחָד
all Jews, both young and old, little children and women, in one day
...this is what he meant:


Our hearts cry out that we need such stark reminders.