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SheHakol - A general blessing for food and drink

SheHakol Blessing -

By His Word God brings forth all

He gives food to all flesh, for his steadfast love endures forever.
- Psalm 136:25

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The following blessing is recited over meat, dairy products, and drinks (other than wine) when injested as part of a snack (i.e., other than a full meal). You can recite this blessing when partaking of beverages such as fruit juice, tea, or coffee. In short, it is a general blessing that covers a variety of different food groups:


Blessed art Thou, LORD our God, King of the universe,
Who by His Word brings about all things.


Barukh attah Adonai Eloheinu melekh ha'olam,
shehakol niheyah bidvaro.

Hebrew Blessing Study Card:

Shehakol Blessing Card (3x5")

Blessing for Coffee

About Kosher Certification (Kashrut)

On packaged foods, these symbols tell you that the food has been inspected by one of the many kosher certifying agencies in the United States. If the word "pareve" appears next to the symbol, this indicates that the product can be eaten with either meat- or dairy-based foods. If the letter 'D' appears next to the symbol, that indicates that the item contains dairy products.

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