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    mik5
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    May I ask what inspired you to become a BT? Have you encountered any hostility from your frei family members?

    Thanks!

    #828293

    what is BT?

    #828295

    short abreviation for Bal Tshuva

    #828296

    mik5
    Participant

    a baal teshuva – a frei Yid/ tinok shenisba who decides to become frum

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    ZeesKite
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    It’s an accomplishment I wish I gained – one having done complete ????? for one’s past misdeeds. I generally try until Yom Kippur night, then it’s back to… So a BT is one that holds steadfast to his/her commitment to make a complete turnaround. Year-round!

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    mik5
    Participant

    Yes, the way the Rambam uses the term (since basically everyone was frum back then) is any Jew who commits a sin and then repents. Nowadays, it refers to frei hidden who come back to the fold.

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    mik5
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    yidden, that is

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