Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25

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In this Torah portion, Moses continues his speech to the Israelites. He tells them they will have to annihilate people who are not believers in God. Moses reminds them not to forget God’s commandments even after they enter the land of Israel and that their biggest task is to continue to fear God.

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land of israel
Moses reminds the Israelites
to keep the commandments
after they enter Israel.

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