"Passover" tag

Easter, Passover — More ties than you might think

As residents celebrate Easter and Passover this weekend some might wonder why the two holidays seem to move in sync with each other each year.

Editorial: Faith — we need it now more than ever

These are trying times around the the world as acts of terror and political rancor are at an all time high. Let’s unite — for the next few weeks at least — to honor peace, love, sacrifice and a time of growth and renewal, which all of us need.

Matzah — The bread of poverty

If you have been to your local supermarket lately, you have surely noticed a dedicated section full of Passover products.

Passover: Festival of questions and freedom

The Jewish holiday of Passover revolves around a festive dinner called a Seder. Seder in Hebrew means “order,” as during the night we follow a ritual of 15 steps involving various readings, blessings, food, and symbols.

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