Sunday, January 3, 2010

Halocho #484 - Honoring the elderly

One must stand up for a Torah Scholar even if he's young.

One must stand up for people over seventy years old even if they're not Torah Scholars, so long as they're not wicked.

Even non-Jews over 70 deserve some show of respect.

Source: Kitzur Shulchan Aruch 144: 2

- Danny
Sunday, 17 Tevet 5770

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