Who doesn't want to be the recipient of the Al-Mighty's mercy and compassion on the day the Heavenly court reviews and seals our judgment, Yom Kippur? We pray, we beg, we cry, but are we always successful with supplications alone? The great sages of the Talmud revealed to us a secret...a means of guaranteeing for ourselves an abundance of compassion - transforming ourselves into beneficiaries of Rachamim - Divine Mercy - from above!
A close examination of a section of the Rosh Hashana tefilos reveals the true mission of Noach during the dark days of the flood and his task in the Ark. This then reveals a (not well kept!) secret for all of us to benefit from!