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Is being on welfare if you can work against the will of Hashem?

You are allowed to do anything to support your Jewish life and family. As long as it is not illegal, you can procure money/ livelihood from anywhere and any which way. Don't get involved too much in ...
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Is being on welfare if you can work against the will of Hashem?

I write this as someone in favor of working for a living, and who agrees with Shalom's answer, that this has been debated within Jewish sources. Your question initially cited Thessalonians, which is ...
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Is being on welfare if you can work against the will of Hashem?

A simple answer may be that someone who is involved with the holy Torah is neither lazy nor isn't toiling (albeit in Torah). I think that everyone agrees that people should not sit at home and just ...
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Is being on welfare if you can work against the will of Hashem?

Your question cited Christian Scripture in support of your point -- that's not going to support it from this audience, and we'd ask you not to bring that here. (This site has accepted questions asking ...
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