Isru Chag Quiz

Why didn’t Rashi have a Bar Mitzvah? First correct answer wins a FailedMessiah mouse pad.

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2 responses to “Isru Chag Quiz

  1. Gil

    Because bar mitzvahs weren’t celebrated even by getting an aliyah until at least the 14th century.

  2. Close enough! (I think it was the mid to late 1200s, though.)

    Extra points for you or anyone else who can tell us what scholars say the bar mitzvah replaced.

    Mouse pad (or coffee mug, if you want, since you are located in the US) will be sent B”N after Shabbos …

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