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Positive Commandment 94

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Positive Commandment 94 (Digest)
Fulfilling Verbal Obligations

"That which issues from your lips you shall keep and perform"Deuteronomy 23:24.

We are commanded to carry through that which we pledge to do [or not to do].


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
If a person drops a sela, and a poor man finds it and is sustained by it, then he [who lost the coin] will be blessed on its account
  –Midrash Sifri
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