Jerome Marcus explores understandings of freedom within halakhah and how they relate to Pesah and Shavuot
Zach Truboff draws on personal experience in considering the place of Yizkor on Yom Tov.
Leah Cypess imagines the what-ifs of Pesach cleaning.
Ben Lorber reflects on the meaning of ya'aleh ve-yavo.
"Ha lahma anya" is one of the first paragraphs recited at the Seder - and its strange features have been baffling commentators for centuries. Elli Fischer adds his reflections to the mix.
James Diamond takes a fresh approach to Maimonides's Passover theology and "Elijah's Cup."
For Jennifer Raskas, the seder narrative reflects on the past and informs the future.
Yakov Ellenbogen reviews Susan Weingarten's Haroset: A Taste of Jewish History.