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  • Calvary Heights
    Jesus is our Passover Lamb
    Is Jesus death and blood good enough? By His blood are we truly saved from death? The Passover Lamb was sacrificed to God while the blood was put on the doorpost so death could pass over the houses of God’s chosen people, but how does this...
  • Black Egyptians
    Bible Prophecy and Four Blood Moons
    Prophecy and Four Blood MoonsIn his book, Four Blood Moons: Decoding the Imminent Heavenly Signs, Mark Blitz expresses delight that he discovered occurrences of the four blood moons which NASA recorded would occur within the next 15 months. After...
  • Obama, family and former 2008 campaign staffers celebrate the second night of Passover with a seder
    President Obama celebrates Passover with annual White House seder tradition
    President Barack Obama again took part in celebrating the Jewish holiday of Passover or Pesach in Hebrew with his annual tradition of hosting a seder in the White House. This year President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the second...
  • Easter has Passed Over
    Easter has Passed Over
    The most popular film that aired over Easter weekend was a movie about Passover, according to the Catholic League. In a recent article titled “Ten Commandments Scores”, they noted that ABC's airing of “The Ten Commandments...
  • Ram
    Some Kabbalah astrology thoughts on the holiday of Passover
    In the kabbalistic calendar of Judaism, the month in which Passover always starts (at the full moon) is Nisan.The symbol of Nisan is the ram, Aries. This animal is the constellation of the month, as well as the focus of the holiday of Passover,...
  • Montefiore Haggadah acquired by the National Library of Israel
    National Library of Israel acquires Moses Montefiore Haggadah for collection
    The National Library of Israel acquired this Passover season a haggadah once owned by Sir Moses Montefiore (1784-1885) the most well known Jew from Great Britain to their collection, the largest in the world according to a report published on...
  • The last family reunion
    In defense of Facebook, the new Passover tradition
    As an identified Social Media trainer and strategist I often find myself in the position of defending the virtues of the various social media platforms…well, let me clarify that, when with my family I often find myself defending the virtues...
  • Passover Lamb
    Passover, unleaven bread, and first fruits: three feasts converge
    For Christian believers Holy Week, the last week of Jesus Christ’s life on earth, culminates with Resurrection Sunday, which commemorates Christ’s being raised from the dead. During the same time, Jews are preparing for the start of...
  • On Easter Eve, some foods for thought
    On Easter Eve, some foods for thought
    You must agree, it’s been a slow start to Spring. The gloom and wet have nurtured a kind of pervasive crankiness. Even the crocuses are peeved (after that prank freeze earlier this week).But here we are: at mid-Passover and Easter Eve...
  • crucifixion reenactiment
    Filipinos nailed to the cross on Good Friday
    On Good Friday, about 20 Filipinos and Danish filmmaker Lasse Spang Olsen were nailed to crosses, re-enacting the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, according to a Reuters report on Friday. The report says that it is a practice which is not approved of...
  • cross
    Good Friday: America's schools should be closed in observance of Good Friday
    This Friday is Good Friday, the day when Christians throughout the world remember that Jesus Christ died on the cross for people throughout the world. The religious holiday which is observed to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ occurs...
  • Passover Plagues and Matzo
    Passover 2014: My reliable go to diet for the summer!
    Does anyone else besides me feel that there is nothing like religious guilt to get you motivated for a change in diet? For the past almost forty odd years, ever since I graduated from Hebrew High School, I realized that I had a personal...
  • Explore Jewish Heritage on a  Crystal Cruises' Euroopean excursion
    Crystal Cruises focuses on Jewish history during select European excursions
    With this being Passover it seemed only fitting to inform those who recognize the Jewish spring festival about Jewish Heritage excursions being offered by Crystal Cruises in Europe this summer. Fueled by growing interest in the popular shore...
  • Passover celebration for Jews parallels Communion observance for Christians
    Passover celebration for Jews parallels Communion observance for Christians
    Adherents to the Jewish faith began observing Passover at sundown on Tuesday, April 14, and will continue through April 22. Every year the eight-day celebration commemorates the liberation of the ancient Israelites from centuries of slavery in...
  • This night is different from all other nights: A Passover cake to enjoy at Seder
    This night is different from all other nights: A Passover cake to enjoy at Seder
    As in previous years, this year’s Passover Seder will be an opportunity for family and friends to come together to commemorate the past, contemplate the present, and offer hope for the future.The Passover meal is one of both symbolism and...