The fire burned so brightly in the eyes of the Rachmastrivka Rebbe, Yisroel Mordechai Twerski, that I found it hard to meet his gaze.
If a person isn’t extremely careful, all his wisdom will simply contribute to his feelings of pride growing to monstrous proportions.
It’s not at all simple to ‘clarify’ feelings. Our feelings are intense; our feelings are turbulent. When a person’s feelings haven’t been rectified, he feels unstable.
“Don’t forget, everyone is crazy!” he reminded his loyal servant. “Give them a t-shirt and get the heck out of there.
Longing For Father’s House Note: Names have been changed to protect privacy. I have been privileged to guide some extraordinary trips to Poland. The time I accompanied children of survivors to meet their father’s benefactor was a deeply emotional experience. The tour where we took a member of our group to locate and visit the Read more