Passover @ VBS

Celebrate Passover at VBS

  • THERE4
    Enjoy our videos from Rabbi Ed Feinstein in preparation for the holiday for an educational, spiritual, and communal experience -- along with a few materials for your seder. Share the videos with your friends and family on social media using #vbsTHERE4. Watch now >
  • Schedule of Passover Services View the flyer >


Sunday, April 1  - Second Day of Passover
Second Day Pesach Service: 9:30 a.m. in Sher-Lopaty Chapel led by all VBS Rabbis

Thursday, April 5  - Erev Yom Tov
​Holiday Candle Lighting 6:59 p.m.

Friday, April 6 - Seventh Day of Passover
Seventh Day Pesach Service: 9:30 a.m. in Sher-Lopaty Chapel led by Rabbi Noah Farkas
Evening Minyan Service: 6:00 p.m. in Winer Chapel
​Holiday and Shabbat Candle Lighting 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 7 - Eighth Day of Passover
Opening Prayers: 9:15 a.m. in Niznick Sanctuary led by Rabbi Ed Feinstein
Shabbat and Eighth Day Pesach Service: 9:45 a.m. in Niznick Sanctuary with the Adult B'nai Mitzvah Class of 2018
YIZKOR service: 11:00 a.m.                             
Holiday Ends at 7:56 p.m.

Passover Resource Guide


> Seder Guest Fingerprint Tree 
Create a keepsake for Passover by providing a record of who attended your seder, while giving your guests the opportunity to reflect on the process of liberation from the moment they arrive at your doorstep.

> Seder Table Tent
Take THERE4 home to your seder with this do-it-yourself table tent. Fold in in the middle and stand it up on the table. We've included four questions you can use to start conversations at your seder. Chag Sameach!

> VBS Passover Haggadah
Print out a copy of our VBS Passover Haggadah (2016)

> Celebrate Passover at VBS
View our Schedule of Services

> Rabbi Farkas' Passover Quiz

> Rabbi Feinstein's Tips for a Better Seder

> Passover Resource Guide (JVillage)

> Rabbinical Assembly Pesach Guide

> Masorti Movement Seder Night Prayer

> A Second Seder Plate - Jewish World Watch 

> HIAS Haggadah Supplement