Berit Engen WOOF & D'RASH - Weaving a Thousand Jewish Tapestries
BOOK OF PSALMS I 
– Lonely in front of mountains, seeking inside gorges     
          

 
Traveling Jews traditionally brought this book along on their trips and journeys. I think of it as a companion we can use as we travel through our lives.

BOOK OF PSALMS II
– Lonely in the midst of meadows, staring beyond fields

 
As I was weaving from the Psalms, it became clear to me how my own experience of landscapes and light play such a role in how I hear the words of the Psalmist.

BOOK OF PSALMS III 
– Lonely behind darkness, longing into light

 
There is something above me – or something in the distance – that I am striving to reach because it pulls on me...

BOOK OF PSALMS IV
– Alone inside shadows, resting below dust

 
“V’atziah sheol hinecha.” I found this psalm verse in a Jewish book for mourners. Moved by the words of the translation, I wove four interpretations.
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