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Most people agree that there are 613 mitzvot in the Torah. However, the definition of the word mitzvah has different meanings in the eyes of different people. Some people believe, mistakenly, that the word mitzvah means a good deed. This is a … more

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  Dear Claire, I belong to a discussion group where, for months, experts have been discussing the merits (or lack thereof) of assigning children homework. One side of the argument sees homework as “over-kill” and that “children have enough school work to … more

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The Blend

  The Chedva Beat: What is the difference between synthesis and analysis? Does a successful marriage require both factors? Batya: In short: Yes. What is the meaning of these terms and how do they apply to marriage? Why does a … more

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