Parts of the Seder

The Passover seder is traditionally divided into 15 steps, sometimes viewed as the steps from slavery toward freedom. In addition to the traditional 15 steps, our listing provides the constituent parts of maggid, the telling of the Passover story, as well as several other rituals commonly found at the seder.


The Telling

By Arielle Derby
The story of the liberation from the perspective of the women - Yocheved, Miriam, Shifrah, Puah, Batya and Tzipora   more

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The Ballad of the Five Women

By Rabbi Burt Jacobson
The Ballad of the Five Women (sung to the tune of "She'll be coming Round the Mountain") tells the story of Shifrah, Puah, Miriam, Batya and Tzipora, five women of the Exodus.   more

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