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Is it achievable to keep all of Halacha?

I once heard an amazing, simple, vort from a rebbi of mine. He used to say it each year around this time. The Gemara in Avoda Zara 20B says the following; ת"ר (דברים כג, י) ונשמרת מכל דבר רע שלא ...
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Is it achievable to keep all of Halacha?

I The gemara (Shabbos 55b, Bava Basra 17a) names four people who didn't sin, and only died because the original snake got Chava and Adam to choose mortality. Meaning, they must have performed every ...
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Reducing aveiros vs increasing mitzvos

There is the principle that "doing one mitzvah, leads to performing another mitzvah" - Avos 4:2. However, when one sins, the yetzer hara will do anything in his power to lead a person to ...
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Is it achievable to keep all of Halacha?

Here are some sources that it is natural for a Jew to keep all the mitzvot: Deuteronomy 30:14 כִּֽי־קָר֥וֹב אֵלֶ֛יךָ הַדָּבָ֖ר מְאֹ֑ד בְּפִ֥יךָ וּבִֽלְבָבְךָ֖ לַעֲשֹׂתֽוֹ׃         No, the thing is ...
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Mitzvot shanah rishonah mechilah

It's a dispute amongst the reishonim. It's also questionable if the mitzva applies nowadays. It's brought in this shiur. The chinuch says that she's can't be mochel.
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