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Ha-Etz - the Blessing over Fruit Grown on Trees

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Blessing over fruits grown on trees

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and whoever captures souls is wise.
- Proverbs 11:30

The following blessing is recited before eating fruit that grows from a tree (apples, pears, oranges, lemons, limes, cherries, etc.):


Blessed art Thou, LORD our God, King of the universe, Creator of the fruit of the trees.


Barukh attah Adonai Eloheinu melekh ha'olam,
borei peri ha'etz.

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