Hoshana Rabbah

One clue to answer the question: It’s not the Jews! Genesis 46:14 and 16, Jacob’s Prophecy Over Ephraim and Manasseh While prophesying over Joseph’s sons, Ephraim and Manasseh, Jacob crossed his hands over their heads making the symbol of the Paleo-Hebrew letter tav (like the letter t or x in the alphabet), which resembles a cross and in that ancient Hebraic script and according to some Hebrew scholars pictographically means “sign of the covenant.” Jacob then spoke of the Heavenly Messenger (the Hebrew word malak mistranslated as “angel” in most Bibles) of YHVH (i.e. [ 234 more words ]

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Hoshana Rabbah

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