Passover

THE WRITER and her husband peek from the window while taking part in a minyan on their street.
Living online in times of coronavirus

When I sit down to order groceries or at-home sports equipment or vitamins, I'm expecting frustration.

Eggs (illustrative)
The real reason behind Israel's egg shortage over Passover

First, due to uncertainties caused by the pandemic there was hoarding; the same way that people hoarded toilet paper to create a shortage.

By ELYAKUM BERMAN DVM , DONI ZIVOTOFSKY DVM , ARI ZIVOTOFSKY PHD
10/05/2020
The poor man’s Passover prayer
Truly at home

KNOW COMMENT: The Seder, the virus, and Independence Day drive home the most basic Jewish and Zionist truths.

Hadassah Ein Karem hospital in Jerusalem, Israel
High Court rules hospitals can't issue chametz ban for Passover visitors

Jewish law strictly prohibits the consumption of leavened products, chametz, for the seven days (eight outside of Israel) of the Passover holiday.

A view shows the Israeli settlement of Maale Adumim in the West Bank February 25, 2020.
Annexation would mark the end of the Zionist dream – opinion

The coronavirus crisis will pass. On the other hand, the danger of annexation is irreversible.

By NADAV TAMIR
23/04/2020
Passover during a plague

Every human act of life-saving kindness is heroic and may lead us all to a more ultimate Redemption.

By PHYLLIS CHESLER
20/04/2020
Amid coronavirus and Passover, Israel's food sales reach all-time high

As a result of the coronavirus, more Israelis remained at home for Passover than every before, while they might usually have been either vacationing abroad, visiting family or staying at hotels.

17/04/2020
Ivanka Trump traveled to New Jersey for Passover despite lockdown

Trump, her husband Jared Kushner, and their three young children traveled from Washington D.C. to the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
17/04/2020
Haredi neighborhoods under coronavirus lockdown mark Passover ending

Due to the coronavirus epidemic, the high level of infections in ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods led the government to impose even tighter lockdowns on those areas in recent days.

After a year of trial-and-error, the Hebrews built a Tabernacle – so that God could dwell within the
Inauguration of the Tabernacle first step in evolution of Judaism

THE INAUGURATION of the State of Israel on the fifth of Iyar is akin to the inauguration of the Tabernacle on the first of Nissan – the beginning of a new era of Judaism.

31/07/2020
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