Get the best of Chabad.org content every week!
Find answers to fascinating Jewish questions, enjoy holiday tips and guides, read real-life stories and more!
ב"ה

Daily Mitzvah

Day 243: Positive Commandment 240

Show content in:

Positive Commandment 240 (Digest)
Damage Caused by a Grazing Animal

"If a man shall cause his livestock to eat in a field..."Exodus 22:4.

We are commanded regarding the laws [of liability] that apply if a person's animal causes financial loss by grazing [in another's field].

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)
This page in other languages