SAMECH is the 15th letter of the Hebrew language symbolizing divine support
and protection. The circular shape of the letter illustrates His protection
within the Tabernacle (Temple) where the manifest Glory of God dwelt.
fundamental to biblical Judaism that God's people have always been required to
rely totally on Him for support and protection without any outside assistance
from the world. The enclosed shape of the letter alludes to the whole earth
being filled with the Glory of God. To be in the presence of the Lord is fulness
of Joy. (Psalm 16:10)