Eugenio Zolli, Chief Rabbi of Rome turned Catholic convert, on the divine value of tears from the heart

“Tears acquire value when they are not merely expressive of superficial emotion, but arise from the heart—a motus proprius of the soul, expressing interior grief or joy. Only such tears have a voice, a voice inaudible to the physical ear, and yet so powerful that it reaches God’s throne. … “[The founder of Hasidic Judaism, [Read More...]