Older people in every generation lament what they see is the failings of the younger generation.
Older people in Israel, are no different to other countries, they express exactly the same sentiments about the younger generation.
The author of the novel, came up with the idea of writing the novel in a historical context, in order to educate young Israelis about their recent history. He realised that the subject of history can seem to be boring for young people.
When I first read the Facebook posting about the book, I was immediately struck by how similar the situation is in N.Ireland.
The “Unionist” community has almost been entirely de-protestantised due to the neglect of the study of history, and most importantly by a lack of study of the Word Of God.
Why are the elected representatives of “Political Unionism” not insisting the History Of Protestantism be taught in state schools?
The video below is Ehud Diskin being interviewed about “Lone Wolf In Jerusalem.”
The Bible underlines the fact knowledge is precious.
Job 36:12 But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.
Proverbs 5:23 He shall die without instruction; and in the greatness of his folly he shall go astray.
Proverbs 10:21 The lips of the righteous feed many: but fools die for want of wisdom.
Hosea 4:6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.