Monday, April 18, 2011

Chag Sameach

Pesach (Passover) begins tonight at sunset, its celebration continues through the evening of Tuesday, April 26, 2011.

Passover, or Pesach commemorates the Israelites Exodus from Egypt. Its name refers to the passage in the Book of Exodus (12:11) when God "passed over" the houses of the Israelites during the tenth plague.

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