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Extra: The Hallel

This year I have explored the Hallel a bit, looking at each Psalm in turn and also some commentaries on them. Here’s some of the things I’ve discovered:   1 Hallelujah The word at the beginning of Psalm 113 and use in each of the Psalms (CHECK) is translated in most Bibles as: Praise the […]

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6 Jesus and Passover

Jesus and Passover video If you’ve used this workshop in order, you’ll have looked at some of the connections between the Exodus and Easter stories, including some of the symbols on the seder plate which reference that story, the wine, and the promises God made to His people:  I will bring you out … I […]

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5 Hebrew – Letters, Words, and Blessings

Hebrew Video When we first started celebrating Passover, I found it helpful to learn a few Hebrew words, as they were often used in things I was reading. I thought you might enjoy this, so here’s some ideas of things you could do to learn a little. What you choose will depend on your familiarity […]

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3 The Wine – Four Cups and what they symbolise

The Wine Video During a Passover meal or seder, each person drinks four glasses of wine (or juice, if you’re a child or prefer not to drink wine!). They aren’t necessarily full, large wine goblets, in fact, there’s a rules about the exact minimum which must be drunk, if you’re going to be strict about […]