The speakers mostly railed against Islamic extremism, but their speeches included Arabs together with Jews, living in peace, in this messianic vision they had of a peaceful Israel.
I actually sang along with the folks when they sang verses from the Psalms. But I drew the line at lifting my hands up to the heavens with the rest of the crowd. I haven't even gotten that far with my own spiritual community of Nava Tehilla in Jerusalem.
The scenario for such an event was perfect. It was held at the Hass Promenade, overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem, as the sun set.