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Daily Mitzvah

Positive Commandment 147

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Positive Commandment 147 (Digest)
Covering Blood

"...and spills its blood, and he shall cover it with earth"Leviticus 17:13.

We are commanded to cover the blood of a ritually slaughtered bird or non-domesticated animal.

Translation of (the unabridged text of) Sefer Hamitzvot by Rabbi Berel Bell, member of the Rabbinical Court of Montreal and director of Teacher Training for the Jewish Learning Institute.

From "Sefer Hamitzvot in English," published by Sichos in English.
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The Avoda (divine service) of the businessman: to arouse within himself the faith and perfect trust in the One who feeds and sustains all flesh, that He will provide him with an ample livelihood. To be truly happy and content, as though all his needs were already in hand
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