Shabbat Blessings: HaMotzi - Blessing Over Bread Before a Meal

Say this blessing before eating bread (challah) at the beginning of a meal on Shabbat.

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Hebrew Text

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Blessed are You, Adonai our God, Sovereign of all, who brings forth bread from the earth


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