Dates and Blessings 5779

 

Thursday, 18th April, 2019
Formal search for Chametz (with candle and feather) after nightfall

Erev Pesach Friday, 19th April, 2019 
Fast of the First Born
Stop eating Chametz by 10:37am
Burn leftover Chametz before 11:49am

1st Seder Night
Light Candles at 7:46pm
Say Blessings 2 & 3

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Begin the seder after nightfall - At the Seder, the first 1 oz. of Matzah should be eaten with 4 minutes

Shabbos 20 April, 2019 
1st Day of Passover

2nd Seder Night
as it is 'after Shabbos' say:
Boruch hamavdil bein Kodesh leKodesh
Blessed are you who devides between holy and holy 

Light Candles* after 9:01pm
Say Blessings 1 & 3

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND A SEDER
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Begin the Seder after nightfall - At the Sedar, the first 1 oz. of Matzah should be eaten with 4 minutes

Begin counting of the Omer every evening at the end of Maariv, Evening Prayers until Shavuos 

Sunday, 21st April 2019
2nd Day of Passover
Holiday Ends after nightfall at 9:03pm

Chol Hamoed
Monday, 22nd April, 2019

Tuesday 23rd April, 2019

Wednesday 24th April, 2019 

Thursday, 25th April, 2019 
Remember to make an Eruv Tavshilin
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Eve of the 7th Day of Pesach
Light Candles at 7:56pm
Say Blessings 1  

Friday, 26th April, 2019 
7th Day of Pesach
Light Candles* BEFORE 7:58pm
Say Blessing 1 

Shabbos, 27th April, 2019 
Final Day of Passover
Yizkor Memorial Service
Meal of Moshiach
Holiday Ends at 9:15pm

Avoid eating Chometz for approx 1 hour after nightfall to be assured the Chometz was brought back by the Rabbi 

 

Blessing 1

Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-heinu
Melech Haolam Asher Kidishanu Bemitzvosav Vetzivanu Lehadlik Ner Shel Yom Tov.

Blessed are You, L-rd our G‑d, King of the Universe who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us to light the Yom Tov candles.

         Blessing 2

Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-heinu
Melech Haolam Asher Kidishanu Bemitzvosav Vetzivanu Lehadlik Ner Shel Shabbos V'Shel Yom Tov.

 

Blessed are You, L-rd our G‑d, King of the Universe who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us to light the Shabbos & Yom Tov candles.

 

       Blessing 3

Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-heinu
Melech Haolam Shehecheyanu Vekiyemanu Vehigianu Lizman Hazeh.

Blessed are You, L-rd our G‑d, King of the Universe Who has kept us alive, and sustained us, and enabled us to reach this time.

    Blessing 4

Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-heinu
Melech Haolam Asher Kidishanu Bemitzvosav Vetzivanu Lehadlike Ner Shel Shabbos Kodesh.

Blessed are You, L-rd our G‑d, King of the Universe who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us to light the Shabbos candles.

 

 * Light only from a pre-existing flame

 
   

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