Blessings Bookwith Audio CD
Borei P'ri Ha-Etz -
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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