7 04, 2020

Why was the first Passover different from subsequent Passovers?

By |2020-04-07T07:31:24-07:00April 7th, 2020|Thoughts|

The following is an abbreviated version of what I wrote in my Mysteries of Judaism 1.   The Israelites’ first Passover, celebrated in Egypt just prior to the exodus and described in Exodus 12:1–11, was radically different from the Torah mandated holiday observed after the exodus. Exodus 12, which describes the Egyptian ceremony, raises many [...]