Purchasing a Letter in Sefer Torah for newborn

* This article is an excerpt from the above Sefer

Purchasing a Letter in Sefer Torah for newborn:[1]

One is to purchase a letter in the Torah scroll that is written specifically on behalf of children on behalf of each of his children.[2] It can be purchased from the moment the child is born. The price of each letter is one dollar. The child is to be sent a certificate of his purchase by the committee. The certificate should contain the name of the child as well as the weekly portion that his letter was purchased in.


[1] See Sichos 11th-13th Nissan 5741; Likkutei Sichos Nitzavim Vol. 24 Sicha 2; Likkutei Sichos 23:17 Shavuos 1; Sichos Kodesh 5728 1:382, printed in Shulchan Menachem 1:22; 6:191; Michaber Y.D. 270:2; Rambam Sefer Torah 6:1; Rava Sanhedrin 21b; See Nitei Gavriel Sefer Torah chapters 1-6Shevach Habris 3:10

[2] https://www.kidstorah.org/

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