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a history of the mezuzah

What Makes a Mezuzah Kosher? Part II: A Brief History.

As we continue our journey towards a deeper and more complete understanding of the Mezuzah, we must first pause for a quick look at the roots of this most mysterious and potent Jewish artifact. The very origin of the mezuzah stems from the very biblical passage inscribed on the inserted mezuzah scroll. The bible text […]

what makes a mezuzah kosher?

What Makes a Mezuzah Kosher? Part I: Introduction.

In this new blog-series covering the laws, customs and rigorous traditional standards that are involved in the writing, crafting and proper placement of a Kosher Mezuzah, we will attempt to break down the basics of this extensive topic and we hope to be able to give you the reader, a slightly better understanding of the […]