As the invasion of Israel spreads, the prophet Jeremiah describes how people flocked to the more fortified cities, like Jerusalem. They came in hoards fleeing at the sound of the great shofar, ram’s horn. The shofar was both the physical ‘battle cry’, sounded upon engaging in war, as well as representative of the spiritual ‘battle cry’ calling out to the Nation to repent. Display your own authentic shofar with a variety of ornamental accessories.
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Sounding the great shofar, by Yehoshua Halevi. The word shofar is linguistically linked with shefoferet, a naturally hollow tube or reed, and the shofar can only be made from a horn that can be hollowed out by removing the inner core of the animal’s horn.