Our guest this week is Rabbi Eliyahu Fink, former Rabbi of the Pacific Jewish Center in Venice, California. Rabbi Fink attended the Yeshiva of Far Rockaway and received his ordination from the Kollel Avodas at Ner Israel. He is also a graduate of Loyola Law School. Rabbi Fink...
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Counting the Omer is one of those things that has become a game. The longer I stay in the game, the more of a chance I have of winning. If I forget to count a day, I’m out. Me and my siblings have a contest every year of who can ‘stay in the game’ for longer. But we...
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Look no further. All the recipes you need for Passover.
The Best Brisket Ever. with potatoes It really is the best brisket ever. Cooked in red wine and tomatoes with rosemary, it tastes like Italy but feels like Shabbat. Start a day in advance. And read the spiel of the recipe…it...
April 8, 2014 | 9:52 am
There it sits on the Seder plate: charoset, a delicious paste of chopped nuts, chopped fruits, spices, and wine.
So the question would seem obvious "Why is there charoset on the Seder plate?"
That's the most secret Question at the Seder – so secret nobody even asks it. And it’s...
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April 28, 2005 | 8:00 pmThe high concrete walls of the little-used cafeteria at the Men’s Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles hardly spoke to Passover’s concept of freedom found and bondage ended. But this is where a dozen inmates gathered for their seder, in a setting that cried out Egypt rather than the...