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Who instituted the Nusach of the Mi SheBerachs that we say for a newborn, for a sick person, after an Aliyah, etc.?

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The first mi sheberach appears in the Machzor Vitri

See http://maqom.com/journal/paper35.pdf as well as the Jewish Encyclopedia and an article written by the Jewish Chronicle.

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How do you know it's the first? –  Isaac Moses Dec 2 '11 at 13:21
    
See maqom.com/journal/paper35.pdf as well as the Jewish Encyclopedia and an article written by the Jewish Chronicle thejc.com/judaism/jewish-words/mi-sheberach –  Moshe Yitzhak Dec 5 '11 at 10:08

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