What is / would be in your family's Haggadah?

Discussion in 'Spirituality & Religion' started by christopher d, Apr 13, 2006.

  1. christopher d

    christopher d New Member

    Jun 11, 2002
    Weehawken, NJ
    The first night of Passover was last night. A couple of friends of my family's -- non religious Jews -- observe Passover in their own way. Their Haggadah begins with the story of the Exodus, but then goes into the labor movement and the stories of various peoples' liberation. Not a new concept, especially among Reform Jews, but one of the

    If your family has it's own Haggadah, what stories are told? If not, what stories would make the most sense for you and your family's history?

    If this is the first time you've ever seen the word Haggadah, go here for a bit of background.
  2. Dave Brull

    Dave Brull Member

    Mar 9, 2001
    Mayfield Hts, Ohio
    Columbus Crew
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Great question.

    I wish I knew the story of my ancestors immigration to this country. I think it correlates well to the Passover story and it would be personal as opposed to the Exodus "happened long, long ago, can't really believe it" kind of way.
  3. Iceblink

    Iceblink Member

    Oct 11, 1999
    Ipswich Town FC
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    How Confederate Jews celebrated Passover and their people's freedom from slavery while justifying their own slave ownership.

    How Egyptian babies and children had no say in the actions of their parents and should not have been forced to suffer/die.

    One thing that I've heard about that I like are the ten modern plagues of the world that must be overcome.

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