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The Passover Seder is a religious stroke of genius, a meal ‘supersized’ with rituals, observations, questions, experiential learning, conversation, songs, symbolic foods, liberation theology, humor, deepening relationships, empathy and wonder. Blessings to our beloved CRC community for a happy and meaningful Passover that will help freedom ring for all! ... See MoreSee Less

The Passover Seder is a religious stroke of genius, a meal ‘supersized’ with rituals, observations,  questions, experiential learning, conversation, songs, symbolic foods, liberation theology, humor, deepening relationships, empathy and wonder. Blessings to our beloved CRC community for a happy and meaningful Passover that will help freedom ring for all!

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I want to be at THAT seder!!

Daniel Bogard, I still want to attend your Seder ( someday, eh? ) . חג שמח

Jews have always made Jewish food out of local ingredients.

Try adding North American Charoset to your Passover Seder this year!
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We're getting ready for #Pesach here at CRC! Thanks 4th graders for telling the Passover story in one line---"once we were slaves, and now we are free people." ... See MoreSee Less

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That is very sweet to do this for the kids at our praying sight. It is good to prey for something is real from within you.

This is our take on Tasty videos...tailored to Passover! Enjoy! ... See MoreSee Less

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I just take the same recipe and take out the nuts

I've been looking for a good nut free version if anyone has any recipes

Excellent!

The future is so bright, and it's not just the lights in Times Square! Rabbi Susan Talve, Rabbi Daniel Bogard, and Jen Fishering had the privilege of leading CRC's Confirmation trip to New York City this weekend. We are so proud of who they are, how they learn, and how they walk in the world. ... See MoreSee Less

The future is so bright, and its not just the lights in Times Square! Rabbi Susan Talve, Rabbi Daniel Bogard, and Jen Fishering had the privilege of leading CRCs Confirmation trip to New York City this weekend. We are so proud of who they are, how they learn, and how they walk in the world.

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Love this group of kids

I love their bright shining faces. They are blessed to be led by Rabbi Talve. Looks like a super fun trip.

Sam had an incredible weekend! Our kids are so fortunate to have these opportunities.

Sorry I missed you all! As always, I'm sure it was fabulous!

😍😍😍😍

(Trigger warning-belated Purim/April Fool’s Day Post) Sorry CRC, these 8th graders spent the weekend in Chicago and converted. They are now Cubs fans, just in time for Passover (“Next year...”)! ... See MoreSee Less

(Trigger warning-belated Purim/April Fool’s Day Post) Sorry CRC, these 8th graders spent the weekend in Chicago and converted. They are now Cubs fans, just in time for Passover (“Next year...”)!

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That's a conversion I'm OK with. I ❤ Wrigley. My dad and I walked a few laps around that great old park and neighborhood when I was a kid. Thanks for showing Benjie!

Our 8th graders’ day began with the incredible experience of attending a Bat Mitzvah at an African-American synagogue where the rabbi is Michele Obama’s cousin and ended at Navy Pier. ‘Chavua Tov’ from Chicago! ... See MoreSee Less

Our 8th graders’ day began with the incredible experience of attending a Bat Mitzvah at an African-American synagogue where the rabbi is Michele Obama’s cousin and ended at Navy Pier. ‘Chavua Tov’ from Chicago!Image attachment

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What an experience! Fortunate eighth graders!

Wonderful trip. So glad she’s enjoying it.

A big shout out to Rabbi Randy Fleisher and Maxine for providing such a great opportunity. Benjie is having a blast!

Jane O. Wayne!

Shavua Tov! Have a great time tomorrow!

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Shabbat Shalom

Shabbat Shalom

Shabbat Shalom!

Good Shabbaz 😘♥️

Shabbat Shalom

Road Trip!! CRC 8th graders headed to Shabbat, Chicago style. ... See MoreSee Less

Road Trip!! CRC 8th graders headed to Shabbat, Chicago style.

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Oh Cool! I want to go on a road trip with Rabbi Randy!

Awww, look Jane O. Wayne! She texted me from road - so cute!

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