Chabad in Medford Passover Calendar -  5778- 2018
All services will be held at the
Chabad House, 74 South Main Street, Medford


Erev Pesach Friday, March 30: 
10:57am -  Stop Eating Chametz   
12:01pm-  Burn left-over Chametz  

First Night of Passover
7:04pm - Light Pesach candles and say blessings #3 & 2 
First Seder Eat at least 1 oz. of matzah within 4 minutes and drink four cups wine or grape juice, 3.5 oz each cup.  
7:15pm - Community Seder

Shabbos, March 31:   
9:00am - Holiday Services 
8:04pm - Light Yom Tov candles from a pre-existing flame* and say blessings # 1 & 2    
Second Seder Eat at least 1 oz. of matzah within 4 minutes and drink four cups wine or grape juice, 3.5 oz each cup. 


Sunday, April 1: 
 

9:00am - Holiday Services 
8:05pm - Holiday ends

Thursday, April 5
7:10pm - Candle Lighting, say blessing #1

Friday, April 6 - Seventh Day of Pesach
9:00am - Shacharit service 
6:30pm - First Friday
7:11pm - Candle Lighting say blessing #1
 

Shabbos, April 7 -Eight Day of Pesach 
9:00am -  
Holiday Services
10:30am - Yizkor 
7:00pm -  Moshiach Meal
8:11pm - Pesach ends 
Wait one hour before eating your chametz to allow time for the Rabbi to buy it back for you. 
 
 

*A pre-existing flame is a flame burning continuously since the onset of the festival, such as a pilot light, gas or candle flame.

 

BLESSINGS FOR FESTIVAL CANDLE LIGHTING: 
(#1) Bo-ruch A-toh Ado-noi E-lo-hei-nu Me-lech Ho- olom A-sher Ki-de-sha-nu Be-mitz-vo-sov Vi-tzi-vo-nu Le-had-lik Ner Shel Yom-ov.

(#2) Bo-ruch A-toh Ado-noi E-lo-hei-nu Me-lech Ho- olom She-heh-che-yoh-nu Vi-kiye-mo-nu Ve-he- geArial",sans-serif;color:black">

 

(#3)  Bo-ruch A-toh Ado-noi E-lo-hei-nu Me-lech Ho- olom A-sher Ki-de-sha-nu Be-mitz-vo-sov Vi-tzi-vo-nu Le-had-lik Ner Shel Shabbat V'Shel Yom-ov. 

 


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