Hesed (compassion)…is a manifestation of love, kindness, deep concern for others. … Jewish law, in the final analysis, must reflect an attitude of Hesed and sympathy. It’s purpose is to help people live happier, more meaningful lives.
Rabbi Marc D. Angel, But Who Am I, and Who Are My People? at 76-77, Ktav Publishing House, Inc., 2001.
Praying the peace and love of G-d’s Light descends upon us all this weekend, wherever we may be.
Shabbat shalom, jen