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Being clever, before he was 13 years old, when he became "Bar Mitzvah," he had gained a thorough Talmudical education.
SOME JEWISH WITNESSES FOR CHRISTREV. A. BERNSTEIN, B.D.
It was shortly after my confirmation,—I mean my—my Bar-Mitzvah.
The blessing that charity brings to the giver was a favorite idea of Akiba—a Mitzvah!
A THOUSAND YEARS OF JEWISH HISTORYMAURICE H. (MAURICE HENRY) HARRIS
And the essence of a "mitzvah" was that it was a thing which God willed to have done.
Now I'm called to go to a Bar Mitzvah, but will write you again very soon.
It is far more exciting than a wedding in London, for it is considered a 'Mitzvah' to rejoice with a young bridal couple.
The sole reason allowable for doing a Mitzvah is the hope of pleasing God thereby.
Still, at any cost, he had determined not to miss so important an event as his nephew's bar-mitzvah.
RABBI AND PRIESTMILTON GOLDSMITH
I want to earn a Mitzvah (good deed) and a little money thereby.'
GHETTO COMEDIESISRAEL ZANGWILL
I only desire your good, and so to lay up a little Mitzvah in heaven.'
GHETTO COMEDIESISRAEL ZANGWILL

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