Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore about
the Jewish Holiday of Passover
April 16 : 02 days till 1st night Passover
Did you know that during the Seder, participants must drink four cups of wine (grape juice may be substituted)?
An extra cup is set out on the table for the Jewish prophet Elijah, who is said to visit every Passover Seder.
Spring has arrived and with it comes the eight-day Jewish holiday of freedom. It’s time to clean out your chametz, open up a box of matzah and set up for your seder. So join us for our Did You Know? countdown to Passover, which begins at sundown on Monday April 18, 2011.