In Hebrew it literally means "choose
life"; what phrase is it?
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In verse 30:19 of
Deuteronomy is one the the most far-reaching principles of the
Jewish religion: u-vaharta ve-hayyim, choose life, which means
to chose to sanctify life itself.
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