Praying can extend life

By Simon Round, February 12, 2009

Being religious can actually be a life saver.

Blossom and Israel Rubin wrote to the Jerusalem Post explaining how their soldier grandson had been davening in Gaza.

“As a group of soldiers bowed down at the call of barechu, a sniper’s bullet whizzed over one soldier. Had he not bent over … the bullet would almost certainly have ripped through his head.”

Last updated: 12:48pm, February 12 2009