Tagged ‘Pesah’

Pesah – Last Day

April 12, 2012 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Haggim

By Simcha Raphael, PhD Yizkor – Remembrance of Souls on the Eighth Day of Passover On the eighth day of Passover we recite Yizkor prayers in memory of deceased family members. In our contemporary society, we think of Yizkor as … Continue reading »



April 4, 2012 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Haggim

By Rabbi Heidi Hoover More than a decade ago, shortly after my conversion to Judaism, I was working as a religious school tutor. One day at about this time of year, I was having a conversation with a colleague about … Continue reading »



March 31, 2010 | Filed in: Divrei Torah, Haggim

Shabbat Hol HaMo’ed Pesah By Margaret Klein We’ve cleaned, cooked, celebrated. We’ve had seders that lasted until midnight. Now it is time to celebrate again. Shabbat in the middle of Passover. A double celebration. We don’t want to sound like … Continue reading »