Dates and Blessings 5780

 

Tuesday, 7th April, 2020
Formal search for Chametz (with candle and feather) after nightfall

Erev Pesach
Wednesday, 8th April, 20120

Fast of the First Born
Stop eating Chametz by 10:47am
Burn leftover Chametz before 11:55am

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1st Seder Night
Light Candles at 7:29pm
Say Blessings 1 & 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

Thursday 9th April, 2020
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 8:41pm
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 

Friday, 10th April 2020
2nd Day of Passover
Light Candles* BEFORE 7:32pm 
Say Blessing 1

Chol Hamoed
Shabbos 11th April 2020
 Shabbos ends 8:45pm

Sunday 12th April 2020

Monday, 13th April, 2020

Tuesday 14th April, 2020
Eve of the 7th Day of Pesach
Light Candles at 7:39pm
Say Blessings 1  

Wednesday, 15th April, 2020 
7th Day of Pesach
Light Candles* AFTER 8:52pm
Say Blessing 1 

Thursday, 16th April, 2020
Final Day of Passover
Yizkor Memorial Service
Meal of Moshiach
Holiday Ends at 8:54pm

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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