A Testimony of Faith
A great king once announced that he would grant any request. Many came with petitions for silver, gold, and high positions, but there was one wise man who made a unique request. He asked for permission to enter the palace and speak to the king three times each day. The king was delighted with this request, seeing that this wise man valued the king’s companionship even more than silver or gold. (Baal Shem Tov)
Some see prayer as a chance to approach
Prayer testifies to our faith and trust in
The Talmudic Sage Rava expounded on the verse, “I loved when
Our prayers endear us to
One who sees “prayer time” as an opportunity to be with
- Source: “The Power of a Whisper” by Rabbi Yitzchak Botton
Disclaimer: This is not a comprehensive guide, rather a brief summary to raise awareness of the issues. In any real case one should ask a competent Halachic authority.
L'iluy Nishmas the Rosh HaYeshiva - Rav Chonoh Menachem Mendel ben R' Yechezkel Shraga, Rav Yaakov Yeshaya ben R' Boruch Yehuda, and l'zchus for Shira Yaffa bas Rochel Miriam and her children for a yeshua teikef u'miyad!