Author: Ariel Fischer, M.D.

The Humility of R Zechariah b Avkolus

I heard in a shiur from Harav Zelik Epstein ZT”L the following explanation which may shed some light on your questions. (Any errors are mine alone and do not reflect in any way on Rav Zelik, ZT”L).

First, what is the significance of “Invisinuso,” “his humility,” how does humility play into this? Of course, we have Rash”i who explains this word as “Savlanuso,” patience.