Tzedek Tzedek Tirdof (Justice Shall You Pursue) by Safam

02/2/16

Justice, justice shall you pursue, that you may thrive and occupy the land that Hashem your God is giving you.
Deuteronomy 16:20
But let justice well up like water, Righteousness like an unfailing stream.
Amos 5:24

Sing along in Hebrew to “Tzedek Tzedek Tirdof” performed by Safam. The lyrics are taken from Deuteronomy 16:20 and Amos 5:24. The video Features photographs of the Israel Defense Forces’ humanitarian missions throughout the world.

Lyrics:
“tzedek, tzedek, tzedek teer-dof”
Justice, justice shall you pursue

“l’ma-an tee-khyeh tzedek teer-dof”
that you may live, justice shall you pursue

“yeegal, yeegal, ka’mayeem meesh-paht”
And justice shall flow down like water

“oo-tzeh-dah-kah keh-nah-khal ay-tahn”
and righteousness like a mighty stream