Saturday, 15 March 2014

Mussar: Korat Ru'ach

From Derech Emet...

Mesilat Yesharim, Chapter 19,
end of paragraph 7 of 29:
 
…for every pious person [chasid], it is necessary to permanently engrave in his heart that his objective must always be to cause satisfaction [korat ruach] to people, and to not cause them any suffering [tzaar]…
 
CHRONOLOGY:
Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzato lived from 1707 CE to 1746 CE.

Mesilat Yesharim was written in year 1740 CE. His 42 books include Derech HaShem.

Kol Tuv,
RRW

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