The Importance of Passover

Over the past 3,000 years, Passover has endured as the most celebrated and widely observed holiday in the Jewish tradition. Passover commemorates the seminal event in Jewish history — the story of the Exodus which led to the birth of the Jewish nation, Israel. In addition, the most basic and fundamental principles found in Judaism — faith, prayer, deliverance, freedom, and service to God — are woven into this timeless story. Below, you will discover a resources on what is the importance of Passover and to help you understand the importance and significance of this most holy observance not only to Judaism, but also to the Christian faith.


"This is a day you are to commemorate; for the generations to come you shall celebrate it as a [Passover] festival to the LORD—a lasting ordinance."
Exodus 12:14

Watch the video that I have prepared for you, showing how - and more importantly WHY - matzah is made, especially for Passover.

Your Passover Devotional Guide

Our prayer is that your understanding of Judaism’s most ancient observance, Passover, will be deepened through this collection of spiritual insights from Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. Download your complimentary copy today.

A Taste of Passover

Enjoy the traditional foods of Passover and their significance to this ancient observance in A Taste of Passover booklet, offering recipes and reflections on Pesach.

Passover for Kids

Hey kids — here are some fun activity pages and other great information about Passover and why it's so important to your Jewish friends.