Friday, July 5, 2019

Cyberangels Go Up From Israel and Go Down Throughout the World

“Jacob had a vision in a dream. A ladder was standing on the ground, its top reaching up towards heaven as Divine angels were going up and down on it.” (Genesis 28:12) 

The angels ascend from the Land of Israel and come down throughout the world to transmit spiritual messages to enrich everyday life. Rembrandt’s etching of angels on Jacob’s ladder illustrated a book exploring biblical thought by his friend and neighbor Rabbi Menasseh ben Israel. 

Cyberangels begin their flight to museums around the globe from the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book in Jerusalem that exhibits ancient Bible scrolls.  They gain momentum by continuing their flight from the tallest building in Israel, Tel Aviv’s 85 story Azrieli Sarona Tower, home of Facebook’s R&D Center, until construction is completed for the 91 story Azrieli Tower with the shape of a Bible scroll.

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