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10:55 am
Thu March 7, 2013

Herbert London: What The Seder Tells Us and Doesn’t Tell Us

Herb London's commentary for March 6, 2013

In the prayers associated with the biblical tale of Exodus is the idea that each generation seeks new found freedoms extending the rights of individuals. The seder has come to endorse the expression of this liberation. At some level this is understandable since Pharaoh denied Jews religious freedom prompting Moses to lead his flock to a land where Jews could live without dictatorial imposition.

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