Tag: Blessing

Rav Avigdor Miller on Wishing The Am Yisroel A Wonderful New Year

Q:  Why do we wish people a ksiva v’chasima tova? Doesn’t the judgment of Hashem on Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur go according to your deeds? What’s a bracha going to help? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on Are Greetings Blessings

Q:  When one Jew blesses another Jew and he says, “You should be well and your family should be well,” is it also a tefilla because he’s saying it because he wants that Jew to be well? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on Praying for Everyone

Q: If I try to bless all of the frum Jews in the world – like if I say, “All the frum Jews should be healthy and well,” — do I get one mitzvah for that, or is it many mitzvos because I blessed so many Jews?