V'haer Eininu b'toratecha
v'dabek libeinu b'mitzvotecha,
l'ahava ulyirah et sh'mecha,
v'lo nevosh v'lo nikalem
v'lo nikashel l'olam vaed
וְהָאֵר עֵינֵינוּ בְּתורָתֶךָ.
וְדַבֵּק לִבֵּנוּ בְּמִצְותֶיךָ.
לְאַהֲבָה וּלְיִרְאָה אֶת שְׁמֶךָ.
וְלא נֵבושׁ ולא נִכָּלֵם
וְלא נִכָּשֵל לְעולָם וָעֶד:
Light up our eyes with your Torah, and let our hearts cling to your Mitzvot, and unite our hearts to love and revere your name, that we shall never depart from it.
Translation by Gabe Seed
From the Shacharit (morning) service, in the second B'racha before K'riat Sh'ma
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