Religious Holidays Quiz

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How and when do Jews celebrate Passover (Pesach)?

  • It's celebrated from the 15th to the 21st of the lunar month Nisan.
  • Passover (Pesach) is a spring festival commemorating God's deliverance of Israel from Egypt.
  • During the observance of the Passover Seder ("order of service") participants recount the story in the Haggadah Shel Pesach.
  • The celebration closes with psalms of praise and another cup of wine.

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