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Passover

Freedom in Body and Soul

What is Passover?

This holiday commemorates the departure of the nation of Israel from Egypt. Pesach marks the birth of the Jewish people as a nation led by Moshe (Moses) over 3000 years ago.

This is a as much a celebration of our spiritual freedom as the physical liberation from slavery.

How do you celebrate Passover?

The highlight of Pesach is the observance of the Seder, a unique ceremony performed on the first two evenings of Passover. At the Seder, we eat different special foods, we tell the story of our departure from Egypt, we sing songs and praises, and say special prayers.

Pesach (Passover) begins on the night of the fifteenth day of the month of Nissan and lasts for eight days.

 

Traditional Seder Plate of Passover Symbols

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Our Guide to the Seder

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From Kadesh to Nirtzah, from beginning to end, we prep you for the Seder.. 

History of Passover

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The story of Passover, and how it resonates through all of Jewish history.  

Passover Perspectives

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Deeper understanding of Passover symbols, the Seder, & answers to common questions.