(Video) Israelis travel to remote south to celebrate Pesach with refugees

04/10/2017 1:03 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

President Trump to host White House seder after all

04/10/2017 11:23 AM

Last week, JP Updates reported that President Donald Trump may be discontinuing the tradition begun by former President Barack Obama of hosting a Passover seder at


Israel closing off West Bank ahead of Passover as security measure

04/09/2017 4:26 PM

The West Bank and crossings from the Gaza Strip will be sealed off for Passover Monday night as a security measure, according to an IDF announcement


Passover sacrifice reenactment held in Jerusalem’s Old City for first time in 2,000 years

04/06/2017 7:08 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

Every year, Temple Mount activists dutifully stage a reenactment of the korban pesach (Passover sacrifice) offered in Jerusalem in the Temple era. Striving for authenticity, participants (all


(Video) Go gaga over this ‘La La Land’ Passover parody

04/06/2017 3:12 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

Rabbi brings magic to Passover with Harry Potter hagaddah

04/04/2017 5:31 PM Updated: 3 weeks ago

  Harry Potter, the bespectacled boy wizard who stole the hearts of readers more than a decade ago, has finally received the Haggadah treatment, thanks to


NYC politicians take part in UJO of Williamsburg Passover food drive

04/03/2017 4:50 PM Updated: 3 weeks ago

The United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg, an organization offering help to local needy families, partnered with the Met Council Monday to help distribute boxes of Kedem


Judges reject appeal of Orthodox Jewish woman punished for taking off on Passover

02/07/2017 6:13 PM

An appeal by Susan Abeles, an Orthodox Jewish employee of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority who was punished in 2013 for taking off work during the

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Orthodox Jewish Woman Sues Former Employer for Violating Religious Rights

06/09/2016 1:26 PM

Susan Abeles, an Orthodox Jewish employee of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority for 26 years, is suing her former employee after she was punished for taking

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Police Seek Man Caught on Video Spraying Anti-Semitic Graffiti in Manhattan During Passover

05/25/2016 3:28 PM Updated: 11 months ago

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying a individual who spray painted anti-Semitic graffiti on a residential building in the Tribeca section

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Israeli Settlers Removed From Temple Mount During Passover

04/28/2016 10:40 AM

Israeli security-backed settlers charged the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem for the fourth time since Passover week began, conducting religious rituals that are not allowed at the

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Archaeologist Claims Pharaoh of Exodus Was Not Egyptian

04/26/2016 10:25 AM Updated: 1 year ago

In the midst of the Passover holiday, an Egyptian archaeologist has contradicted the Passover narrative by claiming that the Pharaoh of the Exodus was not in

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Passover Seder Held for Israeli Soldiers, Commanders, Courtesy of Friends of the IDF

04/25/2016 1:13 PM Updated: 1 year ago

Israel’s top military brass and some 460 combat soldiers from two battalions in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)’s Givati Brigade and Combat Engineering Corps celebrated Passover

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Celebrating Passover in Indonesia

04/25/2016 12:02 PM Updated: 1 year ago

A Passover seder was held in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, Friday night, and attendees of the event included U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken,

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JP Updates Wishes You a Happy Passover!

04/22/2016 2:00 PM Updated: 1 year ago

JP Updates will not publish stories from Friday afternoon through Sunday. We will resume Monday morning. We wish you a Happy Passover!    

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Obama Marks Passover With Last Greeting for Jewish Holiday in Office

04/22/2016 1:15 PM Updated: 1 year ago

President Barack Obama and his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, sent their greetings for Passover, in their last message for the Jewish holiday with less than a year

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President Barack Obama to Host Seder At the White House, Though Not on Right Nights

04/19/2016 5:41 PM

President Barack Obama will host a Passover seder at the White House next week, following his return from overseas, Jewish Telegraphic Agency reports. However, the seders

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PLO Sends Letter Wishing Israelis a Happy Passover

04/18/2016 3:55 PM Updated: 1 year ago

On Sunday, the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) dispatched a missive wishing a happy Passover to Israelis, and liberty for both Palestinians and Israelis, reports. The

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Passover Events in Brussels to Commence as Planned Despite Security Concerns

04/18/2016 12:11 PM

Public Passover celebrations will be held as planned in Brussels, Belgium, despite fears of terrorism and recent attacks, community officials and rabbinic leaders confirmed. In March,

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Preparing Six Dishes for Passover

04/16/2016 9:05 PM Updated: 1 year ago

Looking for some fresh menu ideas for the week-long holiday of Passover? ISRAEL21c asked six well-known Israeli chefs to share recipes for unleavened dishes so good