This is the traditional blessing used by the Jewish priests. In it they are asking not only for the God to bless the people, but to be gracious towards them, to turn his face towards them and give them peace. What does all that mean? By asking for God to make his face shine on you you are asking to know God and his plans for your. By asking for him to be gracious to you you accepting the fact that it is through God’s unmerited favor that you receive all the blessings in your life. Finally in asking for God to give you peace you are acknowledging that it is only through God and seeking his will for your life that will be able to walk through this life with peace. Remember that God truly wants to bless you, give you peace and be gracious to you.