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Vayishlach: The Dust of their feet


The Gemara (Sukkah 40) discusses the harsh punishment that one incurs when he treats the laws of Shemittah lightly. The Gemara uses the term avak shel sheviis, the dust of Shemittah, to refer to the less stringent laws of Shemittah. … Continue reading

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