The Book of Tears is referred to by David in his Psalm 56 verse 4:
“You number my wanderings;
Put my tears into Your bottle;
Are they not in Your book?”
Whether the book referred to is the same book as the Book of Life, or another one, we cannot know. “For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known” 1 Cor. 13:12.
This post is dedicated to Gila and Doron Tragerman, the parents of four-year-old Daniel, who was killed on August 24, 2014 just 2 days before the ceasefire between Hamas and Israel. A mortar fired by Hamas struck a car in Nahal Oz, near the Gaza border, sending shrapnel flying into the Tragerman family home.
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