Passover Seder | Northgate

About This Class

Review the information below and register when you're ready. We look forward to seeing you in class.


Passover, the Jewish festival of freedom, reminds us of a great and dramatic event in the history of the Jewish people and their deliverance from Egyptian bondage. During the meal, we will discuss the symbolism within Passover as it relates to the Last Supper and our freedom in Christ.

What You'll Discover

At the end fo the evening, you will be able to:

  • Explain the ceremonial elements of the Passover Feast
  • Recognize the importance of the holiday of Passover
  • Give details as to why Christ celebrated it
  • Explain why the Seder is important to us as Christians


"Seder" means order. The Seder is a service made up of ordered parts. It is structured around the sharing of four cups of wine or juice. Each cup conveys a theme of the Seder: Sanctification, History, Thanksgiving, and Hope. The following is the order of service for the Passover supper.

  • Lighting the Festival Candles
  • Kiddush - Saying the toast
  • Karpas -Eating the green vegetables
  • Yachatz - Breaking the matzo and hiding the Afikomen
  • Magid -Telling the Passover story
  • Motzi - Matzo Hamotzi and matzo blessings
  • Maror -Eating the bitter herb
  • Korech - The Hillel Sandwich
  • Shulchan Aruch -The Main Meal (With discussion of symbolism)
  • Tzofun -Finding and eating the Afikomen (Dessert)
  • Boraych - The cup of Elijah
  • Hallel - Psalms of praise and fellowship
  • Nirtzah - Concluding the Seder

Registration Information

  • Cost: TBD
  • Date(s): Wednesday, April 5th
  • Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Leader(s): Lani Sinclair & Hale Burckin
  • Delivery Method: In-Person

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