A Priest Returns to his Faith

English128px-PRIESTLY_BLESSING_-BIRCAT_CHOHANIM_AT_THE_WESTERN_WALL_HOL_HAMOED_SUCCOT_derivedAn Israeli secular Jew comes to Germany and joins a church seminary to become a priest. Then, of all places in a Catholic seminary, his soul begins to yearn for Judaism. He begins to observe mitzvot, pray as Jews do and study Torah, all in secret. Then, his yearning for G”d and Torah becomes too strong to remain hidden in the church. To his surprise,
his Catholic colleagues celebrate his developing teshuva, collect money and pay for his return to Israel to study in yeshiva. He now studies at Machon Meir.

[UPDATED 20131125: Added explanatory commentary to the citation from Isaiah.]

This is really a fulfillment of the prophecy at the end of Isaiah [explanatory comments in brackets*]:

19 And I will work a sign among them, and I will send such as escape of them unto the nations, to Tarshish, Pul and Lud, that draw the bow, to Tubal and Javan, to the isles afar off, that have not heard My fame, neither have seen My glory; and they shall declare My glory among the nations.
20 And they [i.e. the gentile nations that will learn of G”d’s deeds from the refugees*] shall bring all your brethren out of all the nations for an offering unto the LORD [i.e., the nations’ offering shall consist of returning the Jews in their midst to the Holy Land, and they will treat those once lost, imprisoned or assimilated Jews acordingly like a gift, letting them travel luxuriously*], upon horses, and in chariots, and in litters, and upon mules, and upon swift beasts, to My holy mountain Jerusalem, saith the LORD, as the children of Israel bring their offering in a clean vessel into the house of the LORD.

*: Source of the bracketed comments: Rashi, Metzudot, Malbim.

The article and video are in Hebrew.

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