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Passover

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Top Passover Articles

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  • Easter, Passover message: Doubt is the sign of true belief

    Meet the Rev. David Kraemer. Er, wait. That's not quite right. He's not officially a reverend at this moment. But on the Sunday after Easter, he will be. He will be a full-collared, ordained minister in the Unitarian Church which I once erroneously...
  • Seder at Park Ridge hospital a chance for patients to observe Passover

    Seder at Park Ridge hospital a chance for patients to observe Passover
    A conference room on the 10th floor of a hospital building is not the typical setting for a Passover seder. But for the past five years, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Advocate Children's Hospital in Park Ridge have hosted a model Passover...
  • Allentown native Andy Goldfarb starts site devoted to Passover traditions

    Passover is more than just another holiday for Allentown native Andy Goldfarb. It's one filled with fascinating cultural history, long-standing traditions and magical family memories. "I always loved Passover with my family," says Goldfarb, who now...
  • Passover prep: Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie rabbis kosherize kitchen utensils

    Passover prep: Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie rabbis kosherize kitchen utensils
    Rabbi Yosef Posner of Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie meticulously examines the red teapot, turning it over and upside down, looking deeply into every crevice, to see if he can fulfill the woman's one request. "I want my teapot for Pesach. I didn't want to...
  • Holiday help: egg cups, organic soups and sardines for Passover

     Holiday help: egg cups, organic soups and sardines for Passover
    Charming critters Expect a few smiles at Easter breakfast when these tiny stoneware egg cups show up holding soft-boiled or brightly colored hard-cooked eggs. A set of four Animal Egg Cups from West Elm features abstract images of a rabbit, duck,...
  • Special Seder celebrates Passover and Easter

    Special Seder celebrates Passover and Easter
    A Passover Seder may seem like an odd tradition for a church, but North Suburban Evangelical Free Church in Deerfield has been observing the tradition for 10 years. This year 's service is on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. The Seder is a shared experience...
  • Hands-on Passover

    Hands-on Passover
    Kathi Weitzner, pre-school director at the Samuel M. & Helene Soref Jewish Community Center in Plantation, says the Soref JCC has had a hands-on Passover program at its pre-school every year for the 20 years she has been at the JCC. However, this was...
  • Selma anniversary has Passover resonance

    Selma anniversary has Passover resonance
    As a kid, I'd make a face when it was announced that everyone at the Passover table was free to add a personal observation or commentary on the story of the holiday, which begins Friday evening. Tradition provides that, except for a few bites of matzo...
  • Passover dining options from Phil Vettel

    Passover dining options from Phil Vettel
    Passover begins at sundown Friday, and, as always, Chicago's restaurants are prepared. Some dining and carryout options: Beatrix. Holiday-friendly pastries and desserts, including raspberry macaroons ($2.95), gluten-free flourless chocolate cake ($8....
  • Making matzah teaches kids about Passover

    Making matzah teaches kids about Passover
    Here are the ingredients for making kids care about Passover: mix history, religion and baking. Add a wacky rabbi from South Florida who wears funny hats. Invite audience participation: the flour girl, the water boy, the mad scientist. Hand kids dough,...
  • The God Squad: Springtime offers paths to rebirth, salvation

    Passover and Good Friday fall on the same day this year (April 3), and Easter Sunday and the second day of Passover are also on the same day (April 5). Although Easter Sunday was on the same day for all Christian denominations last year, that will not...