Passover 2015

News for Passover 2015

An Opportunity to Reflect on Our Freedom of Torah

An Opportunity to Reflect on Our Freedom of Torah

Passover is a very special observance that marks not only the deliverance of the Jewish people, but looks forwards to a future redemptionIra Michelson and Rod Bryant, 08/04/2015 13:28
'Chag Sameach' from the White House

'Chag Sameach' from the White House

US President Barack Obama cites concept of tikkun olam, Civil Rights movement in annual Passover greeting.Tova Dvorin, 05/04/2015 09:30
Forecast: Unseasonably Warm Holiday Week

Forecast: Unseasonably Warm Holiday Week

As Israelis embark on trips during Passover's intermediate days, they should expect pleasant weather and unseasonable warmth.Cynthia Blank, 05/04/2015 09:16
On Pesach Eve, Chief Rabbi Calls for Jewish Unity

On Pesach Eve, Chief Rabbi Calls for Jewish Unity

Chief Rabbi David Lau calls on Netanyahu to bridge the religious, communal differences between Israelis ahead of holiday, new Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 03/04/2015 09:37
Watch: A Moving, Musical Family Passover Seder

Watch: A Moving, Musical Family Passover Seder

Israeli music star Gad Elbaz gets ready for Pesach, in a moving family clip featuring a new rendition of the classic Ma Nishtana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2015 17:04
Watch: Israel's Chametz Has Been Sold

Watch: Israel's Chametz Has Been Sold

Netanyahu sells leavened goods to a non-Jew ahead of Passover, after intervention by Chief Rabbi Lau.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 02/04/2015 16:46
Ready Or Not, There We Went

Ready Or Not, There We Went

This is the story behind the story about the exodus from Egypt, which caught everyone by surprise, especially the Jewish people.Rabbi Pinchas Winston, 01/04/2015 23:25
'Israelites Left Egypt, Egypt Didn't Leave Them'

'Israelites Left Egypt, Egypt Didn't Leave Them'

Just in time for Passover, IAA reveals massive archaeological find indicating Egyptian cultural influence remained after Exodus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2015 14:51
Watch: The Passover Story as You've Never Seen It

Watch: The Passover Story as You've Never Seen It

Technion students dazzle with a mechanical engineering feat, retelling Israel's redemption from Egypt in an amazing contraption.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2015 08:52
No Food? Blame the Government

No Food? Blame the Government

Lack of stable government, cancelled funds cause charity orgs to struggle to give food before Passover; at least 60,000 families affected.Tova Dvorin, 31/03/2015 11:41
Watch: Maccabeats Release 'Dayenu' Pesach Video

Watch: Maccabeats Release 'Dayenu' Pesach Video

Latest Pesach video features multi-genre twist on classic Seder song.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2015 21:05
'Unbelievable Operation': National Pesach Cleaning

'Unbelievable Operation': National Pesach Cleaning

Religious Affairs Ministry director tells Arutz Sheva of the incredible effort behind making all public areas in Israel kosher for Pesach.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 30/03/2015 08:33
Shas Mega-Event Expected to Draw 'Thousands'

Shas Mega-Event Expected to Draw 'Thousands'

Chol HaMoed event expected to speak to the power of Shas, despite low seat turnout in elections.Haim Lev, 29/03/2015 14:52
Aish Releases Own 'Uptown Funk' Passover Parody

Aish Releases Own 'Uptown Funk' Passover Parody

Aish HaTorah's version of the hit debuts weeks after a capella group Six13's pre-Passover parody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2015 10:03
Haredi Stores More Expensive for Passover

Haredi Stores More Expensive for Passover

Myth that haredi grocery stores are cheaper shattered by Army Radio study, which finds that even matzah is more expensive at Osher Ad.Tova Dvorin, 29/03/2015 08:24
Watch: Bringing TA Jews to Judaism Through Matzah

Watch: Bringing TA Jews to Judaism Through Matzah

Arutz Sheva speaks with head of NPO connecting secular Jews with their faith, giving a Pesach experience with depth - and taste.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 25/03/2015 21:36
Convicted Former President Allowed Passover Break

Convicted Former President Allowed Passover Break

Moshe Katsav, sentenced to seven years in prison for rape, will spend first Passover at home this year, since entering jail in 2011.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 23/03/2015 21:07