Rick Ashley, in his book Sinai Summit , tells the story of an American Jew visiting the land of his parents. He went to visit the famous teacher Rabbi Chaim. When the American entered the home of the Rabbi, he was amazed at the stark living conditions. All that Chaim had was a table, a bench, and a little pallet.
Shocked, the visitor asked, “Rabbi, where is all your furniture.”
Chaim responded to his guest, “Where is all your furniture?” Continue reading