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In its primary meaning, the Hebrew word mitzvah refers to precepts and commandments commanded by God. It is used in rabbinical Judaism to refer to the 613 ...

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One often hears someone Jewish saying, “It's a mitzvah!” usually referring to a charitable, beneficial act performed by another person. However, the Hebrew ...

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The simple meaning of the word mitzvah is command. It appears in various forms with that meaning about 300 times in the Five Books of Moses. The Talmud1 ...

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Define mitzvah: a commandment of the Jewish law; a meritorious or charitable act.

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A mitzvah is not just a good deed. By: RABBI ZUSHE GREENBERG Insight into: Parsha Korach Do your children constantly ask "Why?" "Why do I have to …

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Below is a list of the 613 mitzvot (commandments). It is based primarily on the list compiled by Rambam in the Mishneh Torah, but I have consulted other sources ...

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Mitzvah (MITS-vuh); pl: Mitzvot (mits-VOHT): Lit. commandment. Any of the 613 commandments that Jews are obligated to observe. It can also refer to any ...

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At the heart of halakhah is the unchangeable 613 mitzvot that G-d gave to the Jewish people in the Torah (the first five books of the Bible). The word "mitzvah" ...

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Mitzvah definition, any of the collection of 613 commandments or precepts in the Bible and additional ones of rabbinic origin that relate chiefly to the religious ...