March 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Adath Israel
250 N Highland Ave
Merion Station, PA 19066

Adult Education Class: “Rabbits And Lettuce: The History Of The Seder In Art And Text”

Aside from the Bible, there might be more different editions of the Passover Haggadah than any other book in history. The Haggadah and Passover seder originated in the land of Israel after the destruction of the Second Temple, and continue to be one of the most observed Jewish rituals throughout the world. This unique visual presentation will show how the Haggadah’s texts and the seder’s customs developed over the centuries and how Jews shaped their traditions in reaction to the places throughout the world in which they lived. Come and learn of the Seder’s fascinating history and pick up some fascinating information to share at your own seders.

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