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By Michael J. Arvizu Valley Sun | March 13, 2008
Imagine a traditional meal of simple herbs, bread and wine. You are gathered around a table in your home where you have invited friends and family over. Each bite, each ingredient has its tradition, has purpose. Such is the Passover seder meal, to be celebrated by scores of family at Passover on April 19. Miriyam Glazer, a professor of literature at American Jewish University and co-author of the new book ?The Essential Book of Jewish Festival Cooking,? presented an hour-long program March 9 at Temple Sinai in Glendale where the historical and cultural contexts of Passover and the seder meal were discussed.
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By Elaine La Marr | March 29, 2007
The annual festival of Passover is the most commonly observed Jewish holiday, even by non-observant Jews, and is celebrated in homes and synagogues across the world. Passover comes from the Hebrew word Pesach , meaning to pass through or to spare and commemorates the liberation of the Jews in Egypt, over 2200 years ago, as recounted in the Book of Exodus, when Moses demanded Pharaoh free the Hebrew slaves. When Pharaoh refused, the ten plagues, each one worse than the previous, was sent upon Egypt.
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By Michael J. Arvizu Valley Sun | March 13, 2008
Imagine a traditional meal of simple herbs, bread and wine. You are gathered around a table in your home where you have invited friends and family over. Each bite, each ingredient has its tradition, has purpose. Such is the Passover seder meal, to be celebrated by scores of family at Passover on April 19. Miriyam Glazer, a professor of literature at American Jewish University and co-author of the new book ?The Essential Book of Jewish Festival Cooking,? presented an hour-long program March 9 at Temple Sinai in Glendale where the historical and cultural contexts of Passover and the seder meal were discussed.
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