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The Importance of Passover

April 10, 2017

Passover begins tonight at sundown. And as The Fellowship works to bring food to Israel's neediest, Yael Eckstein comes to us from one of the many food distribution centers across the Holy Land to teach us about matzah - the unleavened "bread of affliction" - and other lessons on this important holy season for both Jews and Christians alike.

RYE Yechiel Eckstein sitting in chair blue shirt suit coat

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