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Will Biden restore Obama's White House Passover Seder?

Will Biden restore Obama's White House Passover Seder?

A tongue-in-cheek spoof of an imaginary Seder in the Biden White House, attended by the many government members of Jewish origin. Op-ed.Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin., 22/03/2021 18:00
How to avoid tension at the Seder

How to avoid tension at the Seder

Advice for parents worried about convincing children to take part in halakhically mandated parts of the Seder.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 22/03/2021 09:00
The quest for curiosity jump-started at the seder

The quest for curiosity jump-started at the seder

People conventionally understand the seder to be about getting the children to ask questions. But it goes deeper than that.Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein, 16/03/2021 09:47
Rabbi Melamed: 'Not hard days, challenging days'

Rabbi Melamed: 'Not hard days, challenging days'

Beit El yeshiva head talks about dealing with crisis: 'We keep distance and obey G-d's will, and don't meet with one another.'Uzi Baruch, 13/04/2020 18:19
Israelis sing 'Ma Nishtana' from their balconies

Israelis sing 'Ma Nishtana' from their balconies

Despite coronavirus lockdown, Israelis find way to share festive communal spirit on seder night.Gary Willig, 09/04/2020 22:19
The story of the last 'Seder' in the Warsaw Ghetto

The story of the last 'Seder' in the Warsaw Ghetto

As we head into 'Carona Passover 2020,' hear a touching account of Jews unwilling to miss Seder in the Warsaw Ghetto 70 years ago.From the Depths, 08/04/2020 16:44
Gabi Ashkenazi in Bnei Brak: 'We're doing exciting, holy work'

Gabi Ashkenazi in Bnei Brak: 'We're doing exciting, holy work'

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee Chairman meets with Bnei Brak Mayor and city emergency Chief of Staff Gen. (Res.) Roni Numa.Mordechai Sones, 07/04/2020 15:55
Coronavirus: 57 dead, 8,904 known infected

Coronavirus: 57 dead, 8,904 known infected

Death toll from coronavirus in Israel rises to 57, while number of diagnosed patients is 8,904.Mordechai Sones, 06/04/2020 22:12
Netanyahu announces lockdown until Friday

Netanyahu announces lockdown until Friday

Closure to last from 4 pm tomorrow until 7 AM Friday. Citizens will not be allowed to leave their homes on Seder night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2020 21:15
Deri: Curfew on Seder night

Deri: Curfew on Seder night

Interior Minister says Israelis will not be allowed to leave their homes on the first night of Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2020 20:41
When the Lubavitcher Rebbe self-quarantined for the Seder

When the Lubavitcher Rebbe self-quarantined for the Seder

I was so sad to know that the Rebbe would conduct the Seder alone, but I could not have been more wrong.Rabbi Pinchas Eliezer (Pini) Dunner, 01/04/2020 16:00
Chief Rabbi, head of Tzomet Institute attack rabbis' letter permitting virtual Seder

Chief Rabbi, head of Tzomet Institute attack rabbis' letter permitting virtual Seder

'It's a shame that they misled the public,' said Chief Rabbi Lau in response to letter permitting use of Zoom to conduct a virtual SederArutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2020 14:17
A letter from your neighborhood doctor

A letter from your neighborhood doctor

It is my medical opinion that nobody should be together for the upcoming Pesach holiday.Dr. Edward (Ellie) Bennett, 25/03/2020 11:00
The Koren Youth Haggada: Much, much more than the Four Questions

The Koren Youth Haggada: Much, much more than the Four Questions

Every family needs a Haggada that will get the youngsters involved, contemplating, participating and interested in going on to the next page, not just to get closer to the meal. And this has to be accomplished without the help of a smartphone. Rochel Sylvetsky, 20/03/2020 14:23
President Trump, Dayenu, It would have been enough. . .

President Trump, Dayenu, It would have been enough. . .

It is shocking that some of our American Jewish Congressmen and Senators are at the very heart of this evil, venal, and unconstitutional impeachment of President Trump after all he has done for the Jewish people Mark Langfan, 19/12/2019 07:59
A seat at the table: Disability inclusion at the Passover Seder

A seat at the table: Disability inclusion at the Passover Seder

Every person, regardless of age, gender, background, education or abilities, should be considered equal members of the family and the Jewish nation. Dov Hirth, 15/04/2019 07:59
A modern Passover

A modern Passover

Refresh your ancient Passover traditions with colorful and modern ideas from Israel., 03/04/2019 18:40
The Honduran diplomat found the 'Afikoman'

The Honduran diplomat found the 'Afikoman'

Ahead of Passover, Israel branch of the World Jewish Congress hosts model seder for foreign ambassadors.Nitsan Keidar, 03/04/2019 02:39
3,000 guests attend Passover seder in central Moscow

3,000 guests attend Passover seder in central Moscow

Seders held in all 36 Chabad Houses scattered throughout Moscow, in all yeshivas and public institutions, even in Moscow's Butyrka prison.Mordechai Sones, 04/04/2018 11:06
Flight cancellation nearly causes family to miss Passover seder

Flight cancellation nearly causes family to miss Passover seder

This family’s New York-Miami flight was cancelled right before Passover.JTA, 31/03/2018 20:21
Leap over mountains this Passover

Leap over mountains this Passover

The Seder night will be completely different for you, if you listen to the critical pre-Seder insights of Rabbi Shlomo Katz.The Land Of Israel Network, 30/03/2018 06:54
60 UN ambassadors attend Danon's pre-Passover Seder

60 UN ambassadors attend Danon's pre-Passover Seder

'In an age when the UN tries to put into question the Jewish claim to Jerusalem it is important to know the 3,500 year history of the Jews.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2018 21:20
A step by step primer of Passover  laws 5778

A step by step primer of Passover laws 5778

From ridding the house of leavened products to the counting of the Omer and the last days of the holiday, this primer will tell you how to do it right.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 26/03/2018 09:11
Having the Seder at home

Having the Seder at home

It is no exaggeration to say that the Jewish world is founded on the night of the Pesach Seder.Rabbi Berel Wein, 21/03/2018 16:24
Fined for singing 'Ma Nishtana' on Passover?

Fined for singing 'Ma Nishtana' on Passover?

Haredi family fined for noise during Seder night in Bnei Brak, prompting appeal by MK Eichler.Michal Levy, 14/04/2017 11:06
Celebrating the Exodus with those still leaving Egypt

Celebrating the Exodus with those still leaving Egypt

1,600 Ethiopian immigrants celebrated at the largest Passover seder in Israel. 'We felt like it was the Exodus.'Ido ben Porat, 12/04/2017 09:38
White House to host Passover Seder

White House to host Passover Seder

Trump administration to continue tradition of hosting Seder at the White House.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/04/2017 21:44
Preparing for the 'highest seder in the world'

Preparing for the 'highest seder in the world'

Chabad emissaries in Kathmandu will host 1,500 Jews for the seder, while 200 backpackers will attend a seder in the middle of the Himalayas.Rafael Levi, 10/04/2017 14:32
Chad Gadya: Should G-d have killed the angel of death?

Chad Gadya: Should G-d have killed the angel of death?

Social lesson, historical saga, or the story of our lives? Three ways to look at the classic song everyone loves to sing at the Seder's end.Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 09/04/2017 20:10
Converts practice Pesach Seder

Converts practice Pesach Seder

http://www.israelnationalnews.comYoni Kempinski, 05/04/2017 12:00
Danon hosts first ever UN Passover Seder

Danon hosts first ever UN Passover Seder

First ever UN Passover Seder held with dozens of ambassadors in attendance.Arutz Sheva North America, 23/04/2016 00:02
Passover miracles: Seder in a Soviet jail

Passover miracles: Seder in a Soviet jail

Learn the fascinating story of a Prisoner of Zion who managed to scrounge together a seder in a Soviet prison, and merited to see miracles.Eliran Baruch, 17/04/2016 21:57
The time Hillary Clinton came to the rabbi’s seder

The time Hillary Clinton came to the rabbi’s seder

Bob Fine, former conservative rabbi, and his wife Helene recall hosting Hillary and her daughter Chelsea at their seder back in 2000.Uriel Heilman, 10/04/2016 20:30
Watch: In-flight Passover seder safety video

Watch: In-flight Passover seder safety video

Flight attendant helps you prepare to take off for the seder of your dreams, in a hilarious video ahead of the holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/04/2016 19:58
Rabbi: Russian Jews Awakening to Their Roots

Rabbi: Russian Jews Awakening to Their Roots

Rabbi Shmuel Kaminsky of Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, discussed the mass Seder he presided over in a city where some fifty thousand Jews live.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2015 02:14
Bringing Teens Closer to Judaism Through the Seder

Bringing Teens Closer to Judaism Through the Seder

Special OU Israel event in Nazareth Illit provides a Pesach Seder for teens who otherwise wouldn't have one at home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2015 10:09
Watch: Seder Table for Missing Israelis

Watch: Seder Table for Missing Israelis

The Missing Persons’ Forum holds special Seder in Tel Aviv to raise awareness for the hundreds of missing persons in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 02/04/2015 02:15
IDF Prepares for Holiday With 'Passover MREs'

IDF Prepares for Holiday With 'Passover MREs'

On-duty soldiers will be celebrating Passover at Seders on their bases around the country, and, where necessary in the field.Moshe Cohen, 01/04/2015 20:42
Rosh Chodesh Nisan Torah Essay: Pesach, Rosh Hashana of Emunah

Rosh Chodesh Nisan Torah Essay: Pesach, Rosh Hashana of Emunah

This article is by Dr. Dodi Fishman Tobin, Director of Matan Bet Shemesh and coordinator of the Matan Advanced Tanach Summer Institute. Matan Women's Institute for Torah Studies, 22/03/2015 08:26
Outdoor Group Seder Planned for Mount Zion

Outdoor Group Seder Planned for Mount Zion

A group of young volunteers plan a outdoor group seder on the slopes of the historic Mount Zion.Ben Bresky & Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2014 13:49
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Passover Guide for the Perplexed

Passover Guide for the Perplexed

A review of the holiday based on the writings of Jewish sages, by a former ambassador. Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , 13/04/2014 02:05
In Nepal's Chabad House, Hikers Bring Seder Meals

In Nepal's Chabad House, Hikers Bring Seder Meals

With no supplies due to a strike, Chabad has turned to visitors coming to Nepal, received hundreds of pounds of matzah.Ari Yashar, 10/04/2014 21:24
How Can Diabetics 'Survive' the Seder?

How Can Diabetics 'Survive' the Seder?

Chief Ashkenanic Rabbi David Lau has some help for diabetics wondering how they will navigate the caloric challenges of the Seder.Moshe Cohen, 10/04/2014 09:27
Ritual on Passover

Ritual on Passover

Judaism is normative, not just theoretical. The Seder is the perfect example.Rabbi Dr Raymond Apple, 09/04/2014 06:11
Strike Or No, Chabad's Nepal Seder Will Happen

Strike Or No, Chabad's Nepal Seder Will Happen

Despite reports that Foreign Ministry strike threatens to cancel world's largest seder, Chabad clarifies it will not be stopped.Ari Yashar, 25/03/2014 19:56
First Knesset Tu Bishvat Seder Led By Tzohar

First Knesset Tu Bishvat Seder Led By Tzohar

Tzohar Rabbinical Organization holds first of its kind seder on 'birthday of the trees,' event hosted by Knesset Speaker Edelstein.Ari Yashar, 16/01/2014 20:37
Meir Panim Lets Families Celebrate Pesach in Style

Meir Panim Lets Families Celebrate Pesach in Style

It's not to late to host a lone soldier or needy individual for the Seder, or to find a Seder to host you or someone you know.Shlomo Stephens, 11/03/2013 12:42
Anti-Israel Group Promotes BDS at Passover Seder

Anti-Israel Group Promotes BDS at Passover Seder

The 'Jewish Voice for Peace' has published a new type of Hagaddah, aimed at demonizing Israel and championing ‘Palestinian’ cause.Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/04/2012 11:38
Gaza Division Prepared for 'Glatt Kosher' Seder

Gaza Division Prepared for 'Glatt Kosher' Seder

Gaza Division Rabbi says IDF units are at top level of kashrut – including the most sensitive locations.Gil Ronen, 04/04/2012 22:32