“And they shall beat their swords into plowshares,
and their spears into pruning hooks:
nation shall not lift up sword against nation, nor shall they learn war anymore.”[v]
i “established with liberty, justice and peace as conceived by the Prophets of Israel”—from the Proclamation of Independence, Megillat Ha’atzma’ut.
ii open up the hearts and minds—based on Deuteronomy 30:6
iii “Real strength is found in restraint and wisdom is gained from hearing one another’s truth.” Pirke Avot 4:1
iv based on Isaiah 54:14
v Isaiah 2:4, Micah 4:3