Discerning Your Way in a World Full of Questions
by Renée Miller
“Our God, blessed be He, is always speaking to you, if you have ears to hear,” replied the Rabbi.
“I never hear a voice, Teacher,” he said quietly.
“Yahweh spoke you into being as Yahweh spoke creation into being; as Yahweh spoke the covenant to Abraham; as Yahweh spoke our fathers and mothers through the wilderness,” the Rabbi answered.
“But, why can’t I hear?” he almost whispered.
“When your heart becomes as quiet as your whispered question, you will hear the still, small voice of God. Blessed be God.”
Without her you would not have set out.
She has nothing left to give you now.
Wise as you will have become, so full of experience,
You will have understood by then what these Ithakas mean.”