IDF Artillery Corps soldier wearing "tefillin" (phylacteries) at prayer near northern border.
The thin trail of smoke in the background is from a Katyusha rocket
that landed nearby a short time earlier. (Photo: Dave Bender)
A moving, audio-enhanced slideshow of IDF troops in the field, at prayer, in battle, and their return, and grieving over comrades felled in the war against Hizbullah in Lebanon.
I will update details shortly: The provenance, song title, artist and lyrics, and a proper translation of the prayer for the fallen at the conclusion. Anyone out there who can lend a hand is welcome to contact me.