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Chabad to Host Community Passover Seder


BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Few Jewish holidays evoke the same warm sentiments as Passover. 

Memories of family and friends, the four cups of wine, the four questions the Matzah. It's no wonder that Passover is so popular in the Jewish community. 

Chabad Jewish Center Basking Ridge invites all residents to a community Seder.

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This year, you can find the festival's warmth and tradition right here in the Somerset Hills, because the Chabad Jewish Center Basking Ridge is inviting all residents to participate in the community Seder to be held on April 11.

The Seder take participants through the wondrous liberation of our ancestors from Egyptian bondage, while sharing the relevance and beauty of the age old festival in our modern lives. Included in the Seder will be a catered dinner with a variety of fine imported wines and handmade round 'Shmurah' Matzah!

“Passover is not simply a celebration of the historic liberation of an ancient people,” said Rabbi Mendy Herson, executive director of the Chabad Center. “Passover is about our own personal liberation – physically, emotionally and spiritually. Passover inspires us to break free from the shackles restraining us from reaching new heights - in our lives, relationships and connection with G-d.”

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