Tag Archives: Pesach

Chag Same’ach – Shvi’i shel Pesach, the 7th day of Pesach

The seventh day of Pesach, “Shvi’i shel Pesach”, begins tonight, running straight on into Shabbat tomorrow night, giving us an “8-day Pesach” along with our fellow Jews in the Diaspora (who celebrate an extra day of the festival). Shvi’i shel … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn fuels the antisemitism fire by Jew-baiting

The British Labour Party’s antisemitism crisis is going from bad to worse, and is totally not helped by the leader Jeremy Corbyn’s idiotic, if not malicious behaviour towards the Jewish community. His latest antic was to attend a “Third Seder” … Continue reading

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Hamas’s March of Return PR stunt: let’s rush Israel’s border

While we were enjoying our Seder with our families, thousands of IDF soldiers had to spend the festival warding off an attempt to invade our Gaza border by Hamas terrorists using civilians as human shields. The terrorists had the chutzpah … Continue reading

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Chag Kasher Ve’sameach – Happy Pesach!

This blog is going on semi-vacation over the next week during the Pesach (Passover) festival until after the chag (it finishes on the night of  7th April). If you would like to learn more about Pesach, have a look at … Continue reading

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Good News Friday – Shabbat Hagadol edition

It’s the eve of Shabbat Hagadol (lit: The Great Shabbat), the last Shabbat before Pesach, so it is fitting that we expect great news to suit the special day. Indeed there is plenty of good news to fill up this … Continue reading

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Good News Friday – new baby edition

This was going to be a Pesach-themed Good News Friday posting in honour of Shabbat Chol Hamo’ed which will start tonight. But as has happened several times in our family, the good news was interrupted by even better news! This … Continue reading

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