Enter your email address to get our weekly email with fresh, exciting and thoughtful content that will enrich your inbox and your life.

Daily Mitzvah

Positive Commandment 222

Video & Audio Classes
Show content in:

Positive Commandment 222 (Digest)
Divorce

"And he shall write her a bill of divorce and place it in her hand"Deuteronomy 24:1.

In the event that a couple decides to divorce, it is a mitzvah for the husband to effectuate the divorce through a bill of divorce, known as a get.


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.
Daily Quote
Bless for us, L-rd our G-d, this year and all the varieties of its produce for good; and bestow dew and rain for blessing upon the face of the earth...
  –Ninth blessing of the Amidah (winter version)
The Parshah
Parshah Simchat Torah
Text:
This page in other languages