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The Seder That Wasn't
Jesus' Last Supper as recorded in the New Testament was not a seder as Jews know it today. So do interfaith seders make sense?

The Matzah Mitzvah
Why we don't eat unleavened bread all the time.

by Rodger Kamenetz

The First Question
Mute at the seder, a young girl asks it at Easter lunch the next day.
by Arthur Magida

Passover Hypocrisy
Jews should heed the words they say at the seder--or stop saying them.

by Michael Lerner

Interactive Seder Plate
What it all means and how to do it.
5/3/00

Passover Renaissance
Everyone's having a seder, and everyone's is different.

by J.J. Goldberg

Dayenu!
Beliefnet compares Haggadah editions, traditional and modern.
5/3/00

The First Question
Mute at the seder, a young girl asks it at Easter lunch the next day.

by Arthur Magida


Who Wants to Marry the King of Persia?
On Purim, we remember an earlier version of the recent television special. Only this time, the ending is quite different

by Andrew Silow-Carroll

A New Stage of Revelation
Purim, with its reluctant heroine and moral ambiguity, is the perfect holiday for the post-Holocaust world 3/27/00
by Rabbi Irving Greenberg

Are You in the Purim Spirit?
Take this quiz and find out

Mardi Purim
There are many similarities between Mardi Gras and Purim, and nowhere are they clearer--or more fun--than here in New Orleans.
3/30/01
By Rodger Kamenetz

Tisha B'Av: Mourning Judaism's First Calamity
Judaism's Saddest, Most Ignored Day, By Rabbi Jennifer Krause
Who Wants the Temple Back? By Saul Austerlitz
Rising from the Ashes, By Rabbi Arthur Waskow

Menorah Meditations
With a series of meditations on the true meaning of the Hanukkah lights, we can add depth and meaning to this Festival of Lights.
2/7/01
by Rabbi Arthur Waskow

The Gift of Spuds
Curing holiday loneliness, one latke-eater at a time.
2/7/01
by Michael Kress

A Hundred Lights for Hanukkah
2/7/01
by Johanna Skilling

Dance of the Moon and the Sun
As Ramadan makes a rare appearance during December holiday season, let's share the light of this special time of year.
2/7/01
by Rodger Kamenetz

Kvetching Around the Christmas Tree: Her Side
An interfaith couple struggle with their first Christmas under the same roof.
2/7/01
by Heidi Rehak

Kvetching Around the Christmas Tree: His Side
An interfaith couple struggles with their first Christmas under the same roof.
2/7/01
by Howard Lovy

Handling the Holidays in a Two-Faith Family
Raising kids in one religion is possible in our interfaith household
2/7/01
by Sally Stich

'Put on Your Yarmulka, Here Comes Hanukkah!!'
A Hanukkah quiz
2/7/01

Hanukkah Sing-Along
From the candle-lighting blessings to the reggae version of a traditional holiday melody, listen to some great Hanukkah tunes.
2/7/01

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