The 5 Most Important Things to Know About Passover

Our greatest contributions to the world summarized in five words: memory, optimism, faith, family, and responsibility.

Exodus: What's the Big Deal?

Every component of the Exodus was meant to reveal another facet of how God is involved in the world.

What is Passover?

An overview of the history and laws of the holiday of Passover (Pesach).

Passover and My Son’s Broken Femur

Why thank God for taking us out of Egypt? Didn't He put us there in the first place?

The Passover Time Machine

Passover is not just a time of remembering, it’s a time of re-experiencing.

Lost Amid the Pyramids

Passover is about redeeming our core identity.

Passover: Family and Nation

The building blocks of the Jewish people is the family.

Passover: Embracing Our Past for the Future

Instead of rejecting our negative past, Passover teaches us how to use it.

Passover: Breaking News

If today’s media told the Passover story. Aish.com's new Passover video.

Our Legacy Passed Along

A Passover letter to my child.

Passover: What Does it Mean to be Chosen?

Exploring the depth of God’s agenda in the Exodus story. A thrilling 8-part video series.

The Matzah / Mitzvah Connection

What does matzah tell us about being a Jew?

Exodus: The Unexpected Redemption

Why did God make the slavery worse before redeeming the Jewish people?

From Homeless to Harvard

Passover is the time to tell your story.

Life's Golden Nugget

Passover & the phenomenal power of choosing to be grateful.

Jewish Comedians and Splitting the Sea

A surprising answer to why so many Jews become comedians.

Egypt, Iran & the Passover Miracle

God may guarantee the survival of the Jewish people, but individually, the existential threat is alarmingly real.

The Passover Playbook

A Super Bowl champion shares inspiration from the Haggadah.

The Buried Seder Plate

The tragic fate of one survivor's remarkable heirloom.

Jews and Food: The Passover Connection

Strengthening the life force of the nascent, fragile nation.

Passover's Magic

Passover is coming and I have entirely missed the point.

No Bread

Passover & four questions for a financial crisis.

Where Are You?

On Passover God is anxiously waiting for His children to come home.

Hearing the Matzah

If the matzah could talk, what would we hear?

The Inner Meaning of Matzah

Eating matzah is an act of defying the laws of nature, time and history.

Leave the Driving to God

This Passover stop the backseat driving.

A Paradigm for Jewish Leadership

Moses at the splitting of the sea teaches us the essential qualities of a Jewish leader.

Passover: In the Name of Love

The season to experience God's unconditional love.

Passover: Homeland Security for the Jewish People

Our kids have had a mighty tough year. Passover can help.

Tell Your Children

Explaining the war -- and Passover -- to a six-year-old.

The Fifth Question: Pessimist or Optimist?

Passover is the story that answers man's existential quest for spiritual connection.

Hot Air

Passover cleaning can liberate us from our most dangerous enemy -- our fragile egos.

A Time to Believe

Every holiday in the Jewish calendar represents a certain spiritual energy, and Passover resounds with the energy of faith.

The Mystical Art of Passover Cleaning

How to put your ego in check and let your soul shine through.

Burst Balloon

Passover is the season to dispel falsehood and pursue truth.

Passover 1941

A Passover story of Holocaust survival demonstrates how the powerful life force of a Jewish woman connects our past, present and future.

Leaving Egypt

Within each of us there is a spiritual Egypt from which we must extricate ourselves daily.

Why Is This Child Different?

Why did our family, like American Jewish families everywhere, recognize Passover as the one thing we would never forget?

Etymology of "Passover"

Why name this key holiday after a house-skipping incident?

Festivals of Spring

Passover offers the spiritual opportunity to move from hesitant faith to empowering knowledge.

From Parent to Parents: A Passover Letter

In a world dominated by distractions galore, Passover affords parents an opportunity to connect with their kids in a most meaningful and magical way.

Passover's Promise

The current turmoil and the memory of miraculous redemption.

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