In honor of the first Seder tonight, a re-link to a tough review by Leon Weiseltier of a new translation of the Passover Haggadah.
Better to revel in the simple smells of the Seder meal than all that subtle talk of liberation.
Instead, Mr. Obama himself led the Seder, posing for photographs at the head of the table, wearing a yarmulke.
This was the tenth time this Seder has been held, and the fifth at ADAMS.
Andrea (and her collaborators) designed the Seder to maximize discussion of what unites us—and what divides us.
And when the evening table was laid for the Seder service, looking oh!
But she makes us promise that we will not crack a single one before the "Seder."
That Seder with its family symposium has been the glory of Israel throughout the ages.
In Seder Olam they are called "prophets who prophesied in Egypt."
In the dining-room of Hirsch Bensef sat a goodly circle of friends at the Seder (services conducted on the eve of Passover).
home service on the first nights of Passover, 1865, from Hebrew sedher "order, procedure," related to sedherah "row, rank."