The spiritual leader, teacher, halakhic codifier, and prayer-leader, Rabbi Jacob ben Moshe ha’Levi Molin, known as the Maharil, died 590 years ago this month, on 22 Elul. He spent most of his adult life in Mainz, Germany.
Ah, the famous saying of parents. Time really does fly. Religious school starts in a month. Public school for my children begins in 10 days.