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Tzedek Tzedek Tirdof (Justice Shall You Pursue) by Safam

Feb 2, 2016

צֶ֥דֶק צֶ֖דֶק תִּרְדֹּ֑ף לְמַ֤עַן תִּֽחְיֶה֙ וְיָרַשְׁתָּ֣ אֶת־הָאָ֔רֶץ אֲשֶׁר־יְהֹוָ֥ה אֱלֹהֶ֖יךָ נֹתֵ֥ן לָֽךְ׃

Justice, justice shall you pursue, that you may thrive and occupy the land that Hashem your God is giving you.

TZE-dek TZE-dek tir-DOF l'-MA-an tikh-YEH v'-ya-rash-TA et ha-A-retz a-sher a-do-NAI e-lo-HE-kha no-TAYN LAKH

Deuteronomy 16:20


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.

“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

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Relate Bible Verses: Chapter 16, Amos - Chapter 5

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