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Reciting Tehillim for the Sick

Question: The Rambam in the eleventh perek of hilchos avodah zara seems too clearly indicate that it is prohibited to use the words of Torah, such as saying Tehilim to heal a sick person. How do we reconcile this with the common practice to say Tehillim for a sick person, even spelling out his name with Perek 119 as is common? Answer: The custom of saying Tehillim for the purpose of bringing a refuah to a s ...

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