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COVID-19 is leading many families to downsize their typical Passover crowd or shift to virtual seders.
There are several "fishy" Yiddish words and phrases associated with the month of Adar.
The organization is exploring other ways to aid students during COVID-19.
Passover during a pandemic means fewer guests, but plenty of flavor.
One of the basic tenets in Judaism is the Exodus from Egypt. The Ten Commandments begin with the words: “I am the Lord your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt.” We are compelled to recall this extraordinary event in prayers like the V’ahavta and Shabbat evening Kiddush. Passover commemorates our people’s freedom from slavery after this momentous escape. This theme is familiar — especially for Salomone Castro.
New app helps people connect at the grocery store.