Passover Newswire

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  1. Obama plays the Jewish family cardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Religion News Service

    ... to hold family seders in the White House, but if so, I've never run into one. By the way, have you ever been to a Passover seder where politics is discussed? If not, the internal discussion the American Jewish community has been having over the Iran ...

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  2. Obama attempts to sell Iran nuclear deal to Jewish leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Post

    In his latest effort to sell the Iran nuclear deal, President Obama fielded questions Friday from the heads of prominent Jewish groups - and promised opponents they'll still be on the White House guest list. "We'll still be playing golf and they'll be over to the [White House Passover] seder dinner next year," Obama added, after saying he "wouldn't be sitting here" if it were not for "friends and supporters" in the Jewish community.

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  3. Why some public school parents are switching to Jewish day schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... Jewish education, Kramer said. He recalled one public school father whose "aha moment" came halfway through a Passover seder, when he observed with disbelief how his friend's day school-educated kids seemed capable of leading the seder. "They see ...

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  4. To live with the Iranian threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    ... set of silverware in a large box wrapped in luxurious velvet. If you think about that - it is a bit weird to use at Passover, the holiday which symbolizes for us the Exodus from slavery to freedom, silverware that we got from the head of a state ...

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  5. White Supremacist Defends Killings, Says Jews Must be StoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News Max

    ... killed a man, woman and teenage boy and tried to kill more people during a shooting spree on the eve of the Jewish Passover holiday. None of the victims were Jewish but Cross he did not know that at the time. He said he believes Jews have committed ...

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  6. US & Canada, 1:18 AMKansas City Shooter: Jews Have 'Too Much Power'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... killed a man, woman and teenage boy and tried to kill more people during a shooting spree on the eve of the Jewish Passover holiday. None of the victims were Jewish but Cross he did not know that at the time. He said he believes Jews have committed ...

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  7. Barack Obama Reaches Out to Jewish 'Family' on Iran and IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Forward

    ... some have about the deal and will keep on meeting with him for rounds of golf and around the White House Passover seder table. But Obama, while decrying the negative tone taken by both supporters and opponents of the deal, made clear he did not ...

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  8. 'Jews have too much power and must be stopped,' white supremacist shooter tells juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... killed a man, woman and teenage boy and tried to kill more people during a shooting spree on the eve of the Jewish Passover holiday. None of the victims were Jewish but Cross he did not know that at the time. He said he believes Jews have committed ...

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  9. Why Jewish Parents Yank Children From Public SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forward

    ... Jewish education, Kramer said. He recalled one public school father whose "aha moment" came halfway through a Passover seder, when he observed with disbelief how his friend's day school-educated kids seemed capable of leading the seder. "They see ...

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  10. The WilliesEVEN Popes are FallibleRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    What? For a family newspaper, the best I can give is an illustration from the great Leo Rosten's English-Yiddish dictionary: "The classic example is the boy who killed both his parents, then threw himself on the mercy of the court because he was an orphan." With Passover drawing near, this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" .

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  11. The love between Gd & Israel is deeper than marriage; beyond the infinite love of parent for childRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Press

    ... let us greet the Sabbath bride." And the holidays of the Jewish year evoke the picture of God's love for us. On Passover we recall walking through the sea with the help of God, much like bride and groom walking to the chuppah . On Shavuot we reenact ...

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  12. Utah's skateboarding rabbi -- where hip and hope meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... a suburb north of Chicago, which was about a third Jewish. His Reform Judaism parents celebrated major holidays - Passover, Yom Kippur, Hanukkah - but were not particularly observant. "My mother would pack ham sandwiches on matzo in my lunch for ...

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  13. Ritual objects at Magnes bring messages of texts homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jewish News Weekly

    Whether it is our grandparents' ketubah gathering dust in a closet, the seder plate we pull out of the hutch at Passover or the mezuzah we affix to our front door, by our very ownership of these items, we are extending the narrative of our Bible. That's because these objects tell stories, in both words and illustrations.

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  14. Liberal arts collegeRead the original story

    Thursday | ELCA.org

    ... to Atlanta and Sharpsville. Memories are also crucial for the life of faith. When the Jewish people celebrate the Passover, they are nourished by the memories of their deliverance from Egypt and recall God's mighty acts. My wife Ing and I visited ...

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  15. Astronomers get ready for a special eclipse of the moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cravenherald.co.uk

    ... with important Jewish festivals. The two April lunar eclipses in 2014 and 2015 occurred at the same time as Passover, while the October and September eclipses occur during the Feast of Tabernacle. This, they suggest, is connected to a biblical ...

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  16. Response to Rabbi FineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Journal

    ... to deal with interest in a modern economy and chametz which magically leaves our hands and returns at the end of Passover, lest the holiday cause too much financial hardship. We don't kill adulterers, or rebellious children - lucky for some of ours ...

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  17. Consider how our Heavenly Father feels when He sees His children adopting all other parents but HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Jewish Press

    ... plotting our destruction - but in the end they do not succeed. Great empires rise and fall but we live on. In the Passover Haggadah we proclaim this loud and clear: "In every generation they rise up to destroy us but the Holy One, Blessed be He, ...

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  18. Seder lessons for the High Holy Day servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Jewish Journal

    For the greater part of the last decade, my wife Rachel and I have led communal Passover sedarim and services, as well as High Holy Days Services for both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, in Manhattan. The first seven years of leading services were geared towards unaffiliated young Jewish professionals in lower Manhattan under the auspices of the Manhattan Jewish Experience .

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  19. Neo-Nazi charged in Jewish center killings starts trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | New York Daily News

    Frazier Glenn Miller Jr., a white supremacist charged with killing three people at two Jewish sites near Kansas City, argues with the prosecutor during the opening of his trial Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, in Olathe, Kan. A white supremacist who allegedly gunned down three people at Jewish centers in Kansas last year said he had "good, moral reasons" behind his actions that Passover eve.

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  20. A very progressive Passover: how I became a Jewish feminist convertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | New Statesman

    ... the cause, and the focus of A Weave of Women , was her creation of what's thought to be the first ever women-only Passover Seder. As someone who went to her first ever Seder earlier this year, I can hardly claim to be an expert in Jewish rituals. ...

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