Praying to the sound of the neighbor's rock music
When silent prayers are pierced by excessive noise, what’s more important: peace with neighbors or peace with prayer?
Friday morning in Jerusalem, the phone rang. It was my mother calling from Florida. She was in the hospital emergency room, having fallen in the middle of the night. X-rays revealed a broken hip. I booked myself an airline ticket for after Shabbat and arrived in Miami Sunday afternoon. After picking up my father and driving to the hospital, we found my mother in good spirits, with a positive prognosis from her...
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