Moshiach’s Seudah

Quick post… Last year we enjoyed our first “Moshiach’s Seudah” which is basically a mini-seder that revolves around the telling of stories about Messiah. This is a fairly recent tradition, done mostly in chassidic circles. I don’t have time to post details, but we had a great time last year and are planning on it …

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Peter’s Yarzheit

Daniel Lancaster & Toby Janicki have put forth an exciting proposal linking the fast of Tevet with the yarzheit (anniversary of a person’s death) of the Apostle Peter! As a synopsis, throughout the centuries many observant Jews have not only fasted on the 10th of Tevet, but on the 9th as well, without a clue …

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