Shabbat shalom

watercolor of Jewish bride in elaborate traditional garb by Eugene Delacroix
Rabbi Tarfon said: “You are not required to complete the work, but neither are you at liberty to abstain from it.”
From Chapters of the Fathers in Gates of Prayer, Chaim Stern, ed. (New York, Central Conference of American Rabbis, 1975), 20.

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