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Wonders and miracles : a Passover companion : illustrated with art spaning three thousand years / written and compiled by Eric A. Kimmel.

Author/Creator:
Kimmel, Eric A.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
New York : Scholastic Press, ©2004.
Format/Description:
Book
136 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Subjects:
Haggadah.
Haggadah.
Passover -- Juvenile literature.
Seder -- Juvenile literature.
Judaism -- Juvenile literature.
Judaism.
Passover.
Seder.
Childrens subjects:
Passover.
Seder.
Holidays.
Judaism -- Customs and practices.
Form/Genre:
Oregon authors -- Juvenile.
Literature.
Juvenile works.
Summary:
Presents the steps performed in a traditional Passover Seder, plus stories, songs, poetry, and pictures that celebrate the historical significance of this holiday to Jews all over the world.
Contents:
Spirit of the Seder / J. Patrick Lewis
Night journey
Maps for the journey
The Seder plate
Kadesh: light the candles, say the blessings
Four cups
Milk for wine
Urchatz: wash hands
Karpas: dip the parsley
Yachatz: break the middle matzah
Manna
Afikoman
Alone in the castle / Rachel Pomerantz
Making matzah
Maggid: tell the Passover story
The Passover guest / Robert Rubinstein
The four questions
The original four questions
Sacrifices at the temple
A Roman banquet
A Passover mix-up / Sadie Rose Weilerstein
A million questions / Linda Kaufman and Carla Silen
The five rabbis
Words of wisdom
The four sons
God's promise
The promise / Debbie Friedman
Family tree: Abraham and his descendants
Sojourners in Egypt
The Hebrew midwives: a midrash / Nina Jaffe
Moses and Pharaoh
When I went out of Egypt / Grandma Tirzah
Ten plagues
How many plagues? A play / Eric A. Kimmel
Dayenu
And you shall teach your children / Gershon Levine
Pesach, Matzah, Maror
Kadish D'rabanon / Debbie Friedman
Rachtzah: wash hands and say the blessing
Motzi matzah: say the blessing, eat the matzah
Maror: dip the bitter herb
Korech: make Hillel's sandwich
Shulchan orech: enjoy the Passover meal
Favorite Passover recipes
Tzafun: distribute the afikoman
I am the afikoman / Debbie Friedman
Barech: grace after meals
Elijah's cup
Eliyahu, ha-Navi
Elijah the builder / Peninnah Schram
Miriam's cup
Miriam's song / Debbie Friedman
Hallel: sing songs of praise and freedom
Go down, Moses
Nishmat Kol Chai (the soul of every living being)
Nirtzah: the end of the Seder
Echad Mi Yodeah?
Chad Gadya
Hatikvah.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (page 132) and index.
CCBC Choices 2005
Local notes:
Presented to the Penn Libraries by the Board of Governors of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth.
Penn Provenance:
Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (donor)
Contributor:
Library of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0439071755
9780439071758
OCLC:
49558860
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