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I live in a cottage owned by a non-Jew. Do I affix a Mezuzah?


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Mrs. Shaffer: can I help you?:)

Anne: I live in a cottage which is owned by a non-Jew. Can I affix a Mezuzah?

Mrs. Shaffer: if you're living there, by all means it must hve a Mezuzah

Mrs. Shaffer: it's not ownership that requires's residence :)

Anne: Thank you so much.

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A rolled up scroll containing certain verses from the Torah which is affixed to the right-hand doorpost of doorways in a Jewish home.