16 03, 2021

The first Passover was different than subsequent Passovers

By |2021-03-16T05:52:32-07:00March 16th, 2021|Thoughts|

  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 questions. (1) Why does the Torah command that “this month,” the month of the exodus, [...]