Guard Your Tongue: A Guide to the Laws of Gossip and Slander

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Guard Your Tongue is a skillful English adaptation of Rabbi Yisroel Meir Kagan’s classic work, Chofetz Chayim (One Who Desires Life), a compilation of the Torah laws pertaining to speech and the prohibitions of gossip and slander. In clear, straightforward language, it is eminently readable. The famed author Rabbi Zelig Pliskin has added scores of true-to-life situational examples to illustrate the practical applications of these laws. This guide is a must for every pious and G-d fearing person and should be reread frequently.

237 pages, hardcover, published by Bnay Yakov (1998)