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Passover, its history and traditions by Theodor Herzl Gaster

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
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Edition Notes

StatementTheodor Herzl Gaster.
LC ClassificationsBM695.P3 G36 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination102 p. :
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3180062M
ISBN 100313243727
LC Control Number83022678

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Get this from a library! Passover: its history and traditions. [Theodor Herzl Gaster; Abraham H. Berman Haggadah Collection (Library of Congress)]. Passover: its history and traditions. [Theodor Herzl Gaster] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Theodor Herzl Gaster. Find more information about: ISBN: description\/a> \" What Passover is -- How Passover began -- Israel in Egypt -- Folklore in the bible story -- Passover legends of the Jews -- The Seder -- Songs of the Seder.   Reading Haggada - most Popular Hebrew Book: The Haggadah, the text around which the Passover Seder is based, is the most popular book in the history of Jewish printing, having gone through thousands of editions. At its core, the Haggadah tells the story of how God took our ancestors out of Egyptian slavery.   Learn more about the history and traditions of Passover with this quick guide. The Passover Story. The Passover story comes from the first half of the Book of Exodus in the Bible. These pages describe the Jewish people’s plight under slavery in Egypt, and their subsequent escape to freedom. Find kid-friendly versions of the Passover story here. History.

  The meal’s menu will differ depending on family tradition. Traditional dishes include matzo ball soup, gefilte fish, beef brisket, chicken and potatoes. Traditional Sephardic (Mediterranean and. Passover, or Passover in English, is one of the best known Jewish holidays, as much for its connection to Jewish redemption and the figure of Moses as for its ties with Christian history (the Last Supper was apparently a Passover seder). - Introduction - Preparation - Special Foods - The Seder Introduction. Passover begins on the 15th day of the Jewish month of Nissan.   Also known by its Hebrew name Pesach, Passover combines The story of Passover can be found in the book of and is governed by community and family traditions. (This is the crummy history. Get this from a library! Passover: its history and traditions.. [Theodor Herzl Gaster].

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gaster, Theodor Herzl, Passover, its history and traditions. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, , © Passover begins on the 15th day of the Jewish month of Nisan, which usually occurs in March or April. For , the Passover Holiday will begin on the evening of Wednesday, April 8th and end on Author: Spiritual Life.   Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook ROSSO - Ardente KyA3g5 Radio Stations Savior Realty Expert Interviews NMC Summer Conference Proper Jones Mortales somos y en el camino 배워봅서 Pages: The holiday of Passover (Pesach in Hebrew) is perhaps one of the most central to Jewish life and history. More widely observed than any other holiday, Passover celebrates the biblical account of the Israelites’ redemption and escape from years of Egyptian slavery.