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Passover Celebrations & Services For Various Temples


Various Zoom Meetings & Resource Links

Passover is the most celebrated holiday in the Jewish world. It commemorates our resilience, our humility, and our freedom in the face of hardship – much of what we are facing now. We wanted to share a number of resources with you to continue to bring a sense of community while we are all apart.    


Temple Beth El

  • Wednesday, April 8 at 7:30 a.m. Siyum Habechorim Shacharit - Sium to follow.
  • Wednesday, April 8 Bittul Hametz (Nullifying the Hametz) Drive Through Hametz Drop by Keshet 10:30-11:30 a.m. Burning at noon.
  • Wednesday, April 8 at 6 p.m. Afternoon Services (1st Seder) Mincha/Maariv.
  • Thursday April 9 – Saturday April 11. Pre-recorded services available at www.tberochester.org
  • Sunday, April 12 at 8:30 a.m. Shacharit. Mincha/Maariv 6 p.m.
  • Monday, April 13 – Wednesday, April 15 at 7:30 a.m. Zoom Shacharit Zoom Mincha/Maariv 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 16 at 9 a.m. Zoom Morning Services Shacharit a.m. Yizkor 11 a.m. Afternoon Services Mincha/Maariv 6 p.m.

Temple Beth El has made available a Passover Guide. If you have questions regarding Temple Beth El Services, including Zoom information, please contact Sarah Lloyd.

Temple B’rith Kodesh

  • Thursday, April 9 at 10:30 a.m. First day of Pesach Joint Service with Temple Sinai Join the Zoom meeting.

Temple Emanu-El

  •  Thursday, April 9 at 6 p.m. Passover Seder. Join the Zoom meeting with Meeting ID: 724 446 818. Password: 332051. Phone number: 929-205-6099.
  • Friday, April 10 at 7 p.m. Shabbat Circle for Passover. Join the Zoom meeting with Meeting ID 724 446 818. Phone Number: 929-205-6099.

Temple Sinai

  • Thursday, April 9 at 10:30 a.m. First day Pesach Joint Service with Temple B'rith Kodesh Join the Zoom meeting.
  • Thursday, April 9 at 6:00 p.m. Second day Congregational Seder. Join the Zoom meeting.
  • Wednesday, April 15 at 10:30 a.m. Last day Pesach Service. Join the Zoom meeting.

All services are being held via Zoom video conferencing, and links to each services as well as free resources from the CCAR can be found www.tsinai.org under PASSOVER.

Other Passover Resources:

  • Virtual Seder Match! Your Federation is here to help those who may not able to be with family or friends during Passover for a Seder. Consider participating in our virtual Seder Match and sign up by Tuesday, April 7 at 5 p.m.
  • For an extensive listing on updated and curated resources including virtual Seder offerings, visit JFNA here.
  • PJ Library has a Passover Hub to find everything you need to know, including a cheat-sheet companion to our own PJ Library Family Haggadah, plus a step-by-step Seder how-to from Shira Kline.
  • Online resources for the Passover Haggadah with thousands of options for blessings, artwork, translations, songs, activities and more. Mix and match, download and print at home. Visit www.haggadot.com.

The Jewish Federation has a number of community resources and online resources that are available and updated on a daily basis.