Thursday, December 17, 2009

Mitzvah #53 - Robbery is forbidden

One is forbidden from taking another person's possessions from them against their will, by force.

One who transgresses has a Mitzva of returning the robbery. (Vayikra 5:23)

Applies to everybody, everywhere, always

Pasuk: "Do not rob" (Vayikra 19:13)

Source: The Chafetz-Chaim's Sefer haMitzvot haKatzar; Negative Mitzvah 35

Chodesh Tov and Shabbat Shalom,

- Danny
Thursday, 6th day Chanukah, 1st day Rosh Chodesh Tevet 5770

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