Teaching the Haggadah
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Teaching the Haggadah

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Published by Jewish Education Committee Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Haggadah -- Outlines, syllabi, etc,
  • Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Outlines, syllabi, etc

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 124-135.

Statementby Hyman Chanover.
LC ClassificationsBM675.P4 Z7182
The Physical Object
Pagination135 p. ;
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4484495M
LC Control Number79313295

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The Haggadah (Hebrew: הַגָּדָה ‎, "telling"; plural: Haggadot) is a Jewish text that sets forth the order of the Passover Seder. Reading the Haggadah at the Seder table is a fulfillment of the mitzvah to each Jew to "tell your son" of the Jewish liberation from . This Haggadah (Passover guide) is designed to be a simple and easy-to-print reference for non-Hebrew speakers. It contains the basic information needed to conduct a Passover is not intended to be a full Haggadah, which would contain a . The Passover Story for Kids Ages 6+. For centuries, families have used a book called the Haggadah, to tell the story of Passover and pass down the traditions and lessons of the story to their children, relatives, and friends. With so much to do, it is sometimes hard to tap into the magic of the Seder. Often, the most important ideas of the Seder are lost among all the explanations of the various parts of the Haggadah. In his groundbreaking work, The Emunah Haggadah, Levi Felsenthal helps us transmit the central lessons of the Seder in a clear and refreshing manner.

The core text of the Haggadah is found in the book of Deuteronomy, in the verses farmers would recite when thanking G‑d for taking their ancestors out of Egypt and bringing them to the Promised Land. The Haggadah also contains the Hallel prayer, which contains selections from King David ’s : Dovie Schochet.   The verses from the Book of Deuteronomy (26, ) that we read in the Haggadah in telling the story of the exodus are from a passage in which Moses is presenting the law of bringing first fruits.   “A Children’s Haggadah” by Howard Bogot and Robert Orkand. This beautifully illustrated Haggadah tells the Exodus story in simple language yet covers all the seder bases. Ages “A Family Haggadah: In Every Generation” by Shoshana Silberman. Children grow up, families demand tradition and your seder includes individuals of all ages. Colorful and engaging claymation characters complement the full text of the Haggadah in English and Hebrew. Though the book is designed to be entertaining in its own right, the enticing format will cause a child to sit up and ask questions, the ideal of the traditional Passover Seder night.