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Daily Mitzvah

Day 27: Positive Commandment 13

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Positive Commandment 13 (Digest)
The Arm Tefillin

"And you shall bind them for a sign upon your arm"Deuteronomy 6:8.

Men are obligated to wrap tefillin on their arms.

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
Go and gather all the Jews who are in Shushan, and fast for my sake, do not eat and do not drink for three days, night and day... Then I shall go to the king, though it is unlawful, and if I perish, I perish
  –Esther to Mordechai (Book of Esther 4:16)
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