Friday, December 19, 2014 Kislev 27, 5775
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Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust , a documentary which airs on WHYY April 7 and 8, tells the story of Jewish brothers with Philadelphia connections who saw a way to use their cigar business and political connections to save German and Austrian Jews at the start of World War II.
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The National Museum of American Jewish History hosted a commemoration and continuation of the 1969 Freedom Seder.
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Sara Greenberg
A granddaughter reflects on the last lesson she learned from her grandmother — the true meaning of Dayenu.
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Margit Novack | JE Feature
It happens in every family — a rite of passage that marks a new life stage — when you give up, or take over, hosting family holiday dinners. As I take out our Seder plate and Passover dishes, I think back to when I assumed this function for our family, and wonder when my children will assume it for me...
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With the sheer amount of work that can be involved in hosting a Passover seder, Joan Hersch might have been eager to hand over the responsibility. But she wasn’t.
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