Chabad to host Community Seder

“Relive the Passover Exodus” with Rabbi Zalman & Nechami Charytan

Few Jewish holidays evoke the same warm sentiments as Passover. Memories of family and friends gathered as the four cups of wine are poured, the four questions asked and the Matzah served, all contribute to Passover’s popularity in the Jewish community. Bringing the warmth and tradition of this festival to the Cobb, KSU & Cherokee Communities, the Chabad Jewish Center is inviting residents to participate in a Community Seder to be held on Monday night, April 14, 2014.

The Seders take participants through the wondrous liberation of our ancestors from Egyptian bondage, while sharing the relevance and beauty of the age old festival in our modern lives. Included in the Seder will be a four course  catered dinner paired with a variety of fine imported wines and handmade round 'Shmurah' Matzah from Israel.

“Passover is not simply a celebration of the historic liberation of an ancient people,” said Rabbi Zalman Charytan, director of the Chabad Jewish Center. “Passover is about our own personal liberation – physically, emotionally and spiritually. Passover inspires us to break free from the shackles restraining us from reaching new heights - in our lives, relationships and connection with G-d.”

All are welcome to join the Community Seder, regardless of Jewish affiliation or background. Reservations can be made by calling 678.460.7702.


Event Recap:

What: Community Seder by advance reservation only
Where: Chabad Jewish Center
When: April 14th at 7:45pm

What is the holiday of Passover?

The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated this year from sundown on Monday night, April 14, until after nightfall on Tuesday, April 22 (2014). Passover commemorates the exodus of the Jews from Egypt and will be celebrated with festive “Seder” dinners on April 14 and 15 (2014). Other holiday observances include restricting the consumption of leavened products such as bread and pasta, instead eating unleavened matzah. Additional information about the Passover holiday is available at www.JewishWestCobb.com/Passover.

About the Sponsoring Organization

The Chabad Jewish Center offers Jewish education, outreach and social service programming for students, families and individuals of all ages, backgrounds and affiliations. For more information, contact Chabad at 679.460.7702 or visit online at www.JewishWestCobb.com.


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