Yom HaShoah Ve-HaGevurah

12 Feb 2014

Holocaust and Bravery Memorial Day. This Special Day commemorates the awful tragedy that befell the Jewish People at the hands of the Nazis during World War II, in which 6,000,000 innocent victims were killed, including one and a half million children. It also commemorates the valiant efforts of good and brave people, Jewish and non-Jewish, whose efforts probably saved, perhaps hundreds of thousands of people from certain death. One who saves a single soul is as if he saved a whole world, but against the background of the horrific crime, the good is almost, but not quite, overwhelmed by the evil.
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