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Babylonian Talmud, Baba Batra 8b

ומצדיקי הרבים ככוכבים לעולם ועד אלו גבאי צדקה.

The verse, “They who provide tzedakah for the many are like the stars forever and ever” (Dan 12:3), refers to collectors for tzedakah.

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Text of excerpt from Baba Batra 8b, in the Babylonion Talmud.

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