HaGaon HaRav Shimon Ba’adani Shlita, a member of Shas’ Moetzas Gedolei Yisrael visited with some of the wounded of Operation Protective Edge. The rav visited some of the wounded on Wednesday afternoon 10 Menachem Av in Tel Hashomer Hospital. The rav was escorted by MK Rav Yoav Ben-Tzur and Rabbi Eliyahu Dadon, the latter being a member of the Bnei Brak City Council.
The director of the hospital greeted the rav and explained the hospital’s role in the war. He explained how the hospital was privileged to treat those who were wounded in defense of the nation.
Rav Ba’adani told soldiers that had a big zechus in fighting for the defense of Eretz Yisrael and wished them a speedy and complete recovery. During the visit Rav Ba’adani ran into Science Minister (Yesh Atid) Yaakov Peri, who was also be mevaker cholim.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)
Kol Hakavod, an excellent mitzvah to fulfill during Bein Hazamnim. The soldiers gain such chizuk from visits and the personal chizuk that the visitor receives is numerous.