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D18. Resting the Land & Cancelling Loans in the Sabbatical Year "Summarized"    [Make a Comment]

We are to cancel loans and allow the land to lie fallow in the Sabbatical Year.

This precept is dealt with at length in Mitzvot # C3, # T1 and # T2 and is mentioned in # B4. They are derived from His Word (blessed is He) in the following Scriptures:

Exodus 23:10-11 (Maimonides RP134; Meir ML20; Chinuch C84)

Leviticus 25:1-2 (Maimonides RP135; Meir ML21; Chinuch C112)

Leviticus 25:3-4 (Maimonides RN220-221; Meir ML22-23; Chinuch C326-327)

Leviticus 25:5-7 (Maimonides RP134, RN222-223; Meir ML24-25; Chinuch C84, C328-329)

Deuteronomy 15:1

Deuteronomy 15:2 (Maimonides RN230; Meir MN57, MP64; Chinuch C475)

Deuteronomy 15:3 (Maimonides RP141-142; Chinuch C476-477)

Deuteronomy 15:4

Deuteronomy 15:7-8

Deuteronomy 15:9 (Maimonides RN231; Meir MN56; Chinuch C480)

Deuteronomy 25:20-22

Isaiah 56:1-7

Proverbs 3:5-6, 11:24-25, 19:24, 20:4

Matthew 6:25-31

Mark 7:13

Luke 12:22-30

2 Corinthians 9:10-12


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