Passover Haggadah 2012

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go visit any two Jewish homes and you will not find two identical Seders. Why can’t each person simply celebrate our night of liberation as he or she sees fit? To demonstrate the important lesson that true freedom is not achieved by everyone doing whatever he wants.The Order of the Seder The Seder The Hebrew word Seder means ‘order’ because the night consists of fifteen orderly steps that each Seder follows. in the end. the Seder is a charming balance between structure and spontaneity. but following the word of God. Each family adds their own customs and personality so that. Despite the seemingly rigid parameters. This is the secret recipe for how an ancient story never gets old! Kadesh 7 Urchatz 9 Karpas 9 Yachatz 9 Magid 10 Rachtzah 27 Motzi 28 Matzah 28 Maror 28 Korech 29 Shulchan Orech 29 Tzafun 29 Barech 30 Hallel 37 Nirtzah 47 ‫ַק ֵּדׁש‬ ‫חץ‬ ַ ‫ּור‬ ְ ‫ַּכ ְר ַּפס‬ ‫ַחץ‬ ַ‫י‬ ‫מגִּיד‬ ַ ‫ָר ְח ָצה‬ ‫מֹוציא‬ ִ ‫מ ָּצה‬ ַ ‫מרֹור‬ ָ ‫ּכֹורְך‬ ֵ ‫עֹורְך‬ ֵ ‫חן‬ ָ ‫ׁל‬ ְ‫ש‬ ֻ ‫ָצפּון‬ ‫ָּב ֵרְך‬ ‫ה ֵּלל‬ ַ ‫נ ְִר ָצה‬ 6 .

‫ָארץ ְו ָכל ְצ ָבָאם‬ ֶ ‫ ַו ְיכֻּלּו ַה ָׁש ַמיִם ְו ָה‬. Vatiten lanu Adonai Elohenu b'ahavah (Friday night add: Shabbatot limnuchah u')moadim l'simchah.‫ְּוז ַמ ִנּים ְל ָׂשׂשֹון‬ ‫ ִמ ְקָרא‬. chagim uzmanim l'sason. Blessed are You. (b'ahavah) mikra kodesh.‫קֶֹדׁש‬ ‫ּומֹועֵדי‬ ֲ )‫ ְ(ו ַׁש ָּבת‬.‫יֹום ַה ִּׁש ִּׁשי‬ ‫אכּתֹו ֲא ֶׁשר‬ ְ ‫יעי ְמ ַל‬ ִ ‫ֹלהים ַּביֹום ַה ְּׁש ִב‬ ִ ‫ְכל ֱא‬ ַ ‫ַוי‬ ‫אכּתֹו‬ ְ ‫יעי ִמ ָּכל ְמ ַל‬ ִ ‫ּׁשּבֹת ַּביֹום ַה ְּׁש ִב‬ ְ ‫ָע ָׂשה ַו ִי‬ ‫יעי‬ ִ ‫ֹלהים ֶאת יֹום ַה ְּׁש ִב‬ ִ ‫ְבֶרְך ֱא‬ ָ ‫ ַוי‬. ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר‬.israel365. and You have given us as a heritage Your holy (Shabbat and) Festivals (in love and favor). mikol ha-amim (v'shabat) umoadei kodsh'cha (b'ahavah uvratzon) b'simchah uv'sason hinchaltanu. Lord. in happiness and joy. :‫יפים‬ ִ ‫מֹוס‬ ִ ‫ְּב ַׁש ָּבת‬ .‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ ‫רֹומ ָמנּו ִמ ָּכל ָלׁשֹון ְו ִק ְּד ָׁשנּו‬ ְ ‫ָּב ַחר ָּבנּו ִמ ָּכל ָעם ְו‬ :‫(ּב ַׁש ָּבת‬ ְ ‫ַאה ָבה‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהינּו ְּב‬ ֵ ‫ַּת ֶּתן ָלנּו ְיָי ֱא‬ ִ ‫ ו‬. v'otanu kidashta. our God. borei p'ri hagafen. ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּתה ְיָי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ . for on it He rested from all His work which God created to make. who creates the fruit of the vine. have given us in love (Shabbaths for rest and) festivals for happiness. a holy convocation. Blessed are You. z'man cherutenu. the first cup is poured and held in the right hand for the blessing over wine. God.‫אֹותנּו ִקַּד ְׁש ָּת ִמ ָּכל ָה ַע ִּמים‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ ‫ּוב ָׂשׂשֹון‬ ְ ‫) ְּב ִׂש ְמ ָחה‬. At this point. And God blessed the seventh day and made it holy.‫ֹלהים ַל ֲעׂשֹות‬ ִ ‫ָּבָרא ֱא‬ Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam.‫ּובָרצֹון‬ ְ ‫ַאה ָבה‬ ֲ ‫(ּב‬ ְ ‫ָק ְד ֶׁשָך‬ .‫ֲא ֶׁשר ָע ָׂשה‬ ‫אכּתֹו ֲא ֶׁשר‬ ְ ‫ְקֵּדׁש אֹותֹו ִּכי בֹו ָׁש ַבת ִמ ָּכל ְמ ַל‬ ַ ‫ַוי‬ .il 7 . et yom (haShabbat hazeh v'et yom) chag hamatzot hazeh. and He rested on the seventh day from all His work which He had made. King of the And on the seventh day God finished His work which He had made. and made us holy through His commandments. God.‫ַחג ַה ַּמּצֹות ַהּזֶה‬ ‫ ִּכי ָבנּו ָב ַחְר ָּת‬.‫יציַאת ִמ ְצָריִם‬ ִ ‫ֵכר ִל‬ ֶ ‫ ז‬. King of the universe. feasts and festive seasons for rejoicing (this Shabbat-day and) the day of this Feast of Matzot and this Festival of holy convocation. Ki vanu vacharta.‫ְח ְל ָּתנּו‬ ַ ‫ִהנ‬ Blessing the Wine Tonight we will drink four cups of wine. zeicher litziat mitzrayim. For You have chosen us and sanctified us from all the nations. the Season of our Freedom (in love). This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 © www.‫ָפן‬ ֶ ‫הג‬ ַ ‫ּבֹורא ְּפ ִרי‬ ֵ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ָ Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam asher bachar banu mikol am v'rom'manu mikol lashon v'kid'shanu b'mitzvotav.‫ֹותיו‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצ‬ ‫ ַחגִּים‬. commemorating the departure from Egypt. our God.)‫ַאה ָבה‬ ֲ ‫(ּב‬ ְ ‫רּותנּו‬ ֵ ‫ ְז ַמן ֵח‬.‫ּו)מֹוע ִדים ְל ִׂש ְמ ָחה‬ ֲ ‫נּוחה‬ ָ ‫ַׁש ָּבתֹות ִל ְמ‬ )‫(ה ַּׁש ָּבת ַהזֶה ְו ֶאת יֹום‬ ַ ‫ ֶאת יֹום‬. And the heavens and the earth and all their hosts were completed.Kadesh . and raised us above all tongues. And You.‫קדש‬ Kadesh ‫ַק ֵּד ׁש‬ When the festival falls on Friday night begin with: The sixth day. who has chosen us from among all people. our God.

shehecheyanu v'kiymanu v'higianu lazman hazeh. Blessed are You. bein yisrael lat-amim.‫חׁשְך‬ ֶ ‫ ֵּבין אֹור ְל‬. and enabled us to reach this occasion. God.‫הזֶה‬ ַ ‫מן‬ ַ ‫ִּיענּו ַל ְּז‬ ָ ‫ְו ִהג‬ 8 .‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ָ . between light and darkness. our God. reclining on the left side as a sign of freedom. God. Blessed are You.‫ְמי ַה ַּמ ֲע ֶׂשה‬ ֵ ‫יעי ְל ֵׁש ֶׁשת י‬ ִ ‫ ֵּבין יֹום ַה ְּׁש ִב‬. King of the universe.‫ְמי ַה ַּמ ֲע ֶׂשה ִקַּד ְׁש ָּת‬ ֵ ‫יעי ִמ ֵּׁש ֶׁשת י‬ ִ ‫ְו ֶאת יֹום ַה ְּׁש ִב‬ . Blessed are You.‫ה ֵאׁש‬ ָ ‫אֹורי‬ ֵ ‫ּבֹורא ְמ‬ ֵ . God.‫קדש‬ Baruch atah Adonai m'kadesh (haShabbat v')yisrael v'hazmanim. Drink the cup of wine while seated. who has granted us life.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ָ Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech ha-olam hamavdil bein kodesh l'chol. King of the universe.‫ֵּבין ְקֻד ַּׁשת ַׁש ָּבת ִל ְקֻד ַּׁשת יֹום טֹוב ִה ְבַּד ְל ָּת‬ .‫ָל ַע ִּמים‬ . hivdalta v'kidashta et amcha yisrael bikdushatecha. You have set apart and made holy Your people Israel with Your holiness.Kadesh .‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ִּב ְקֻד ָּׁש ֶתָך‬ ְ ‫ִה ְבַּד ְל ָּת ְו ִקַּד ְׁש ָּת ֶאת ַע ְּמָך י‬ . bein yom hash'vii l'sheishet y'mei hama-aseh. Baruch atah Adonai hamavdil bein kodesh l'kodesh. ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּתה ְיָי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ ‫ּמנּו‬ ָ ‫חיָנּו ְו ִק ְי‬ ֱ‫ה‬ ֶ ‫ׁש‬ ֶ . God. God. sustained us. who makes a distinction between holy and holy. our God. Blessed are You. and You have sanctified the seventh day above the six work-days. our God. ‫עֹולם ַה ַּמ ְב ִּדיל‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬ ְ ‫ ֵּבין י‬. v'et yom hash'vii misheshet y'mei hama-aseh kidashta. Saturday night add: When the festival falls on Saturday night:  ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬ ְ ‫(ה ַּׁש ָּבת ְו)י‬ ַ ‫ ְמ ַקֵּדׁש‬. between Israel and the nations. who makes a distinction between sacred and profane. who creates the lights of fire. bein or l'choshech. King of the universe. You have made a distinction between the holiness of the Shabbat and the holiness of the festival. between the seventh day and the six work-days.  ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּתה ְיָי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ .‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ַה ַּמ ְב ִדיל ֵּבין קֶֹדׁש ְלקֶֹדׁש‬ Baruch atah Adonai Elohenu melech haolam.ָ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיי‬ . who sanctifies (the Shabbat and) Israel and the festive seasons. Blessed are You. bein k'dushat Shabbat likdushat yom tov hivdalta.‫ֵּבין קֶֹדׁש ְלחֹל‬ .‫ְו ַהְּז ַמ ִנּים‬ :‫יפים‬ ִ ‫מֹוס‬ ִ ‫מֹוצ ֵאי ַׁש ָּבת‬ ָ ‫ְּב‬ Baruch atah Adonai Elohenu melech haolam borei m'orei ha-eish.

israel365. ‫ּבֹורא ְּפִרי‬ ֵ . Take the middle Matzah and break it in two.Urchatz . Blessed are You. The larger piece is set aside for the Afikoman. Lord.‫יחץ‬ Wash hands without reciting the blessing. who creates the fruit of the earth.‫ָה ֲאָד ָמה‬ Yachatz ‫יַ ַחץ‬ Replace the smaller piece between the two matzot.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ .il 9 .‫ כרפס‬/ Yachatz . our‫ ורחץ‬/ Carpas . King of the universe. Urchatz ‫ְּור ַחץ‬ Dip a vegetable into salt water and recite the following blessing before eating: Karpas ‫ּכַ ְר ַּפס‬ Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam borei p'ri ha-adamah. This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 © www.

‫א ִפילּו‬ ֲ ‫ילין‬ ִ ‫מ ְט ִּב‬ ַ ‫ה ֵּלילֹות ֵאין ָאנּו‬ ַ ‫ׁש ְּב ָכל‬ ֶ . Hashata avdei.‫ ָה ַׁש ָּתא ַע ְבֵדי‬. Fill the second cup of wine.‫ס ִּבין‬ ֻ ‫ּובין ְמ‬ ֵ Raise the Seder plate.‫ ָה ַׁש ָּתא ָה ָכא‬. let him come and eat. On all other nights we eat sitting upright or reclining. but on this night Maror.‫ס ִּבין‬ ֻ ‫ֻּלנּו ְמ‬ ָ ‫הּזֶה ּכ‬ ַ ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ .co. whoever is in need. lashanah haba-ah b'nei chorin.‫ּומ ָּצה‬ ַ ‫מץ‬ ֵ‫ח‬ ָ ‫אֹוכ ִלין‬ ְ ‫ה ֵּלילֹות ָאנּו‬ ַ ‫ׁש ְּב ָכל‬ ֶ .‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬ ְ ‫ְדי‬ . next year in the land of Israel. Whoever is hungry.‫ְרקֹות‬ ָ ‫ׁשָאר י‬ ְ ‫אֹוכ ִלין‬ ְ ‫ה ֵּלילֹות ָאנּו‬ ַ ‫ׁש ְּב ָכל‬ ֶ .israel365. This year we are slaves.‫ִפ ַסח‬ ְ ‫ְוי‬ ‫ ְל ָׁשנָה ַה ָּבָאה ְּבנֵי‬.il 10 . but on this night we all recline. On all other nights we do not dip even once. .‫מ ָּצה‬ ַ ‫הּזֶה ּכֻּלֹו‬ ַ ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ Sheb'chol haleilot anu ochlin sh'ar y'rakot.‫חת‬ ָ ‫ַּעם ֶא‬ ַ‫פ‬ Sheb'chol haleilot anu ochlin bein yoshvin uvein m'subin. but and on this night only Matzah. halailah hazeh kulanu m'subin. di achalu avahatana. Kol dichfin yeitei v'yeichul. halailah hazeh kulo Matzah. On all other nights we eat chametz or Matzah. ‫ַאר ָעא‬ ְ ‫ַאב ָה ָתנָא ְּב‬ ְ ‫ָהא ַל ְח ָמא ַע ְניָא ִדי ֲא ָכלּו‬ ‫ֵיתי‬ ֵ ‫ ָּכל ִד ְצִריְך י‬. halailah hazeh sh'tei f'amim. Hashata hacha.‫מגיד‬ Magid ‫ַמגִּ יד‬ This is the bread of affliction that our fathers ate in the land of Egypt. but on this night we do so twice. next year we will be free people. On all other nights we eat any kind of vegetables. The youngest present then asks: This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 © www.‫ְד ִמ ְצָריִם‬ ‫ַאר ָעא‬ ְ ‫ ְל ָׁשנָה ַה ָּבָאה ְּב‬.‫ּתי ְפ ָע ִמים‬ ֵ ‫ׁש‬ ְ ‫הּזֶה‬ ַ ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ . lashanah haba-ah b'arah d'yisrael. halailah hazeh Maror.‫חֹורין‬ ִ Mah nishtanah halailah hazeh mikol haleilot? What makes this night different from all other nights? ‫הּזֶה‬ ַ ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ּתנָה‬ ַ ‫ּּׁש‬ ְ ‫מה ִנ‬ ַ ?‫ה ֵּלילֹות‬ ַ ‫ִמ ָּכל‬ Sheb'chol haleilot anu ochlin chameitz uMatza. kol ditzrich yeitei v'yifsach. . b'ara d'mitzrayim. The Seder Plate is returned.‫מרֹור‬ ָ ‫הּזֶה‬ ַ ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ Sheb'chol haleilot ein anu matbilin afilu pa-am echat. This year we are here. let him come and conduct the Seder of Passover. uncover the Matzah and say: Ha lachma anya. ‫יֹוׁש ִבין‬ ְ ‫אֹוכ ִלין ֵּבין‬ ְ ‫ה ֵּלילֹות ָאנּו‬ ַ ‫ׁש ְּב ָכל‬ ֶ .Magid .‫ֵיתי ְויֵיכֹל‬ ֵ ‫ ָּכל ִד ְכ ִפין י‬.

yet I did not succeed in proving that the exodus from Egypt must be mentioned at night-until Ben Zoma explained it: "It says (Deut.‫ּתֹורה‬ ָ ‫ַה‬ ‫יציַאת ִמ ְצַריִם ֲהֵרי זֶה‬ ִ ‫ְו ָכל ַה ַּמְר ֶּבה ְל ַס ֵּפר ִּב‬ .‫ּׁבח‬ ָ‫ש‬ ֻ ‫ְמ‬ It happened that Rabbi Eliezer.‫ְמי ַחֶיּיָך‬ ֵ‫י‬ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ ָה‬. Even if all of us were wise.‫ֻלנּו ְז ֵקנִים‬ ָ ‫ ּכ‬. the time has come for reciting the morning Shema." ‫ְהֹוש ַע ְוַר ִּבי ֶא ְל ָעזָר‬ ֻ ‫יעזֶר ְוַר ִּבי י‬ ֶ ‫ַמ ֲע ֶׂשה ְּבַר ִּבי ֱא ִל‬ ‫יבא ְוַר ִּבי ַטְרפֹון ֶש ָהיּו ְמ ֻס ִּבין‬ ָ ‫ַריָה ְוַר ְּבי ֲע ִק‬ ְ‫ֶּבן ֲעז‬ ‫יציַאת ִמ ְצַריִם ָּכל‬ ִ ‫ ְו ָהיּו ְמ ַס ְּפִרים ִּב‬. joining us to our grandparents and our grandchildren.‫ח ָכ ִמים‬ ֲ ‫ֻּלנּו‬ ָ ‫ַא ִפילּו ּכ‬ ֲ ‫ ו‬. our children and our children's children would have remained enslaved to Pharaoh in Egypt. on that day.‫יח‬ ַ ‫ ְל ָה ִביא ִלימֹות ַה ָמ ִׁש‬. until their students came and told them: "Our Masters." ‫ ֲהֵרי ֲאנִי ְכ ֶבן‬:‫ַריָה‬ ְ‫ָאמר ַר ִּבי ֶא ְל ָעזָר ֶּבן ֲעז‬ ַ ‫ְציַאת‬ ִ ‫ָאמר י‬ ֵ ‫יתי ֶׁש ֵּת‬ ִ ‫ָכ‬ ִ ‫ ְוֹלא ז‬. and the additional word ‘all' indicates the inclusion of the nights.‫מגיד‬ Uncover the Matzah and say: Magid The central focus of the Seder is the section of Magid.‫ְמי ַחֶיּיָך‬ ֵ ‫ י‬:‫אֹומִרים‬ ְ ‫ַח ָכ ִמים‬ ֲ ‫ ו‬.‫רֹוע נְטּויָה‬ ַ ‫ּובְז‬ ִ ‫ָקה‬ ָ ‫חז‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהינּו ִמ ָּׁשם ְּביָד‬ ֵ ‫ֱא‬ ‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫הֹוציא ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ֶאת ֲא‬ ִ ‫ֹלא‬ ‫ׁע ָּב ִדים‬ ְ‫ש‬ ֻ ‫ּובנֵי ָבנֵינּו ְמ‬ ְ ‫ּובנֵינּו‬ ָ ‫ ֲהֵרי ָאנּו‬. said: "'The days of your life' refers to the this world." The sages. and 'all' indicates the inclusion of the days of Messiah. What is the connection between telling a story and joining together? By recounting the story of the Exodus. saying: that on account of this the Lord took me out of Egypt. 16:3).‫חִרית‬ ֲ ‫ַׁש‬ Rabbi Eleazar ben Azaryah said:  "I am like a man of seventy years old.‫יציַאת ִמ ְצַריִם‬ ִ ‫ ִמ ְצוָה ָע ֵלינּו ְל ַס ֵּפר ִּב‬. and the Lord. however. Rabbi Yehoshua. took us out from there with a strong hand and with an outstretched arm.‫היִינּו ְל ַפ ְרעֹה ְּב ִמ ְצ ָריִם‬ ָ ‫ֲע ָב ִדים‬ ‫ ְו ִאּלּו‬. If the Holy One. the same Hebrew root ‫ד‬-‫ג‬-‫ נ‬has another meaning as well and that is to bind. We were slaves to Pharaoh in Egypt.‫ָהיִינּו ְל ַפְרעֹה ְּב ִמ ְצָריִם‬ ‫יֹוד ִעים ֶאת‬ ְ ‫ֻלנּו‬ ָ ‫ ּכ‬. Rabbi Elazar ben Azaryah. 'That you may remember the day you left Egypt all the days of your life. Magid (‫ )מגיד‬means ‘to tell’ and shares the same root as in Haggadah (‫ )הגדה‬based on Exodus (13:8): ‫ והגדת לבנך‬. we would still be obligated to discuss the exodus from Egypt.‫ִמ ִּמ ְצָריִם‬ .vehigad'ta l'bincha: "And you shall tell your children. had not taken our fathers out of Egypt. Rabbi Akiva and Rabbi Tarphon were reclining at a Seder in B'nei Berak.‫ְמי ַחֶיּיָך‬ ֵ ‫ ּכֹל י‬. They were discussing the exodus from Egypt all that night. blessed be He.‫ִּב ְבנֵי ְבַרק‬ ‫ָאמרּו‬ ְ ‫יהם ְו‬ ֶ ‫יד‬ ֵ ‫ְלה ַעד ֶׁש ָּבאּו ַת ְל ִמ‬ ָ ‫אֹותֹו ַה ַּלי‬ ‫ִּיע ְז ַמן ְקִריַאת ְׁש ַמע ֶׁשל‬ ַ ‫ ִהג‬.‫ִׁש ְב ִעים ָׁשנָה‬ . all of us knowing the Torah. then we.‫ַהּזֶה‬ 11 .' now 'the days of your life' refers to the days. our God.‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬:‫זֹומא‬ ָ ‫ִמ ְצַריִם ַּב ֵּלילֹות ַעד ֶׁש ְּדָר ָׁשּה ֶּבן‬ ‫אתָך ֵמ ֶאֶרץ ִמ ְצַריִם ּכֹל‬ ְ ‫ְל ַמ ַען ִּתְזּכֹר ֶאת יֹום ֵצ‬ . Telling our story connects one generation to the next." However. join and connect.‫ְמי ַחֶיּיָך‬ ֵ ‫ ָּכל י‬. we are doing more than recalling events that occurred long ago. all of us understanding. Everyone who discusses the exodus from Egypt at length is praiseworthy.‫ֻּלנּו נְבֹונִים‬ ָ ‫ּכ‬ .‫ּבֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ַר‬:‫ָל ֶהם‬ . ‫יאנּו ְיָי‬ ֵ ‫ַּיֹוצ‬ ִ ‫ ו‬.‫ַה ֵּלילֹות‬ .‫ָמים‬ ִ ‫ ַהי‬.‫ְמי ַחֶיּיָך‬ ֵ ‫ י‬.Magid .

' ‫חקִּים‬ ֻ ‫אֹומר? ַמה ָה ֵעדֹות ְו ַה‬ ֵ ‫מה הּוא‬ ָ ‫ח ָכם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶא ְת ֶכם? ְוַאף‬ ֵ ‫ְו ַה ִמ ְׁש ָּפ ִטים ֲא ֶׁשר ִצּוָה ְיָי ֱא‬ ‫ ֵאין ַמ ְפ ִט ִירין‬:‫ַא ָּתה ֱא ָמר לֹו ְּכ ִה ְלכֹות ַה ֶּפ ַסח‬ .‫ ְו ֶא ָחד ָּתם‬. what does he say?  "What is this service to you?" He says 'to you.‫ִל ְׁשאֹול‬ The wise one.‫ִמן ַה ְּכ ָלל ָּכ ַפר ְּב ִע ָּקר‬ ‫אתי‬ ִ ‫ ַּב ֲעבּור זֶה ָע ָׂשה ְיָי ִלי ְּב ֵצ‬:‫ֶאמֹר לֹו‬ ֱ ‫ִשּנָיו ו‬ ‫ ֹלא ָהיָה‬.‫ ָּברּוְך הּוא‬.‫ ֶא ָחד ָח ָכם‬.‫ִמ ִּמ ְצָריִם‬ ." ‫אֹומר? ָמה ָה ֲעבָֹדה ַהזֹּאת‬ ֵ ‫מה הּוא‬ ָ ‫ׁשע‬ ָ ‫ָר‬ ‫הֹוציא ֶאת ַע ְצמֹו‬ ִ ‫ּול ִפי ֶׁש‬ ְ . in turn. Blessed is He who gave the Torah to His people Israel. Baruch shenatan Torah le’amo Yisrael. blessed is He. from the house of slaves.' but not to him.‫ ִלי‬. blunt his teeth and say to him: "It is because of this that the Lord did for me when I left Egypt" (Ex. 6:20) You. 'for me' . has commanded you?" (Deut. You.‫ ְוֹלא לֹו‬. one is wicked.‫ ְוֹלא לֹו‬. Blessed is the Omnipresent One.‫ִׂש ָר ֵאל‬ ְ‫י‬ The Torah speaks of four children: One is wise. 13)." (Ex. what does he say?  "What is this?" Thus you shall say to him: "With a strong hand the Lord took us out of Egypt.‫ ִמ ֵּבית ֲע ָב ִדים‬.‫ָל ֶכם? ָל ֶכם‬ ‫ ְוַאף ַא ָּתה ַה ְק ֵהה ֶאת‬. 13:14) :‫ָאמְר ָּת ֵא ָליו‬ ַ ‫אֹומר? ַמה זֹּאת? ְו‬ ֵ ‫מה הּוא‬ ָ ‫ּתם‬ ָ .Magid . he would not have been redeemed.‫יקֹומן‬ ָ ‫ַאחר ַה ֶּפ ַסח ֲא ִפ‬ ַ The wicked one.‫נ ְִגָאל‬ The simple one. By excluding himself from the community he has denied that which is fundamental. the statutes and the laws which the Lord. . therefore. If he had been there.‫ּמקֹום‬ ָ‫ה‬ ַ ‫ָּברּוְך‬ ‫ּתֹורה ְל ַעּמֹו‬ ָ ‫ָתן‬ ַ ‫ׁשּנ‬ ֶ ‫ָּברּוְך‬ .‫ּתֹורה‬ ָ ‫ַאר ָּב ָעה ָבנִים ִּד ְּבָרה‬ ְ ‫ְּכ ֶנגֶד‬ ‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ ְו ֶא ָחד ֶׁש ֵאינֹו‬.but not for him. our God. what does he say? "What are the testimonies. up to 'one is not to eat any dessert after the Passover Lamb.‫הֹוציָאנּו ְיָי ִמ ִּמ ְצָריִם‬ ִ ‫חזֶק יָד‬ ֹ ‫ְּב‬ 12 . .‫מגיד‬ Baruch hamakom baruch hu. shall instruct him in the laws of Passover.‫ְו ֶא ָחד ָר ָׁשע‬ . one is simple and one does not know how to ask.‫ ִאיּלּו ָהיָה ָׁשם‬.‫ ָּברּוְך הּוא‬. blessed is He. baruch hu.

‫ֲא ֵחִרים‬ ‫ַָאר ֶּבה ֶאת‬ ְ ‫ ו‬.‫ְו ִה ַג ְּד ָּת ְל ִבנְָך ַּביֹום ַההּוא ֵלאמֹר‬ .' however. ." (Joshua 24:2-4) . the God of Israel. 'On that day. and Jacob and his sons went down to Egypt. 'It is because of this.‫יָכֹול ֵמרֹאׁש חֶֹדׁש‬ ‫לֹומר‬ ַ ‫ ַּת ְלמּוד‬.‫מגיד‬ As for the one who does not know how to ask.‫ׁשאֹול‬ ְ ‫יֹוד ַע ִל‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ֵאינֹו‬ ֶ ‫ְו‬ ‫ ַּב ֲעבּור זֶה‬.' (Ex.‫לֹומר ַּביֹום ַההּוא‬ ַ ‫ ַּת ְלמּוד‬.‫ּובנָיו יְָרדּו ִמ ְצָריִם‬ ָ ‫ַעקֹב‬ ֲ ‫ ְוי‬.‫אתי ִמ ִּמ ְצָריִם‬ ִ ‫ָע ָׂשה ְיָי ִלי ְּב ֵצ‬ One may think that the discussion of the exodus must be from the first of the month.‫ִאי ַּביֹום ַההּוא יָכֹול ִמ ְּבעֹוד יֹום‬ ‫ָאמְר ִּתי ֶא ָלא ְּב ָׁש ָעה‬ ַ ‫ ַּב ֲעבּור זֶה ֹלא‬. as it is said: "You shall tell your child on that day. I increased his seed and gave him Isaac. could mean while it is yet daytime. The Torah therefore says.‫ַּב ֲעבּור זֶה‬ . you must initiate him. the Torah therefore says. 13:8) The expression 'because of this' can only be said when Matzah and Maror are placed before you.‫ָען‬ ַ ‫ָאֹולְך אֹותֹו ְּב ָכל ֶאֶרץ ְּכנ‬ ֵ ‫ָהר ו‬ ָ ‫ַהּנ‬ ‫ִצ ָחק ֶאת‬ ְ ‫ָא ֵּתן ְלי‬ ֶ ‫ ו‬.‫ ַא ְּת ְּפ ַתח לֹו‬.‫ִצ ָחק‬ ְ ‫ָא ֵּתן לֹו ֶאת י‬ ֶ ‫ַרעֹו ו‬ ְ‫ז‬ ‫ׂעיר‬ ִ ּ‫ָא ֵּתן ְל ֵע ָׂשו ֶאת ַהר ֵש‬ ֶ ‫ ו‬. 'It is because of this that the Lord did for me when I left Egypt. 13:8) 'On that day.' (Ex. and I led him throughout the whole land of Canaan.‫ְו ַע ְכ ָׁשיו ֵקְר ָבנּו ַה ָּמקֹום ַל ֲעבָֹדתֹו‬ ‫ֹלהי‬ ֵ ‫ָאמר ְיָי ֱא‬ ַ ‫ ּכֹה‬.‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ָרה ָהיּו ֲא‬ ָ‫בֹודה ז‬ ָ ‫עֹובֵדי ֲע‬ ְ ‫ִמ ְּת ִח ָּלה‬ :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬. but now the Omnipresent One has brought us close to His service. and to Isaac I gave Jacob and Esau.'" (Ex.‫ַא ִבי נָחֹור‬ ֲ ‫ַאבָר ָהם ו‬ ְ ‫ֶּתַרח ֲא ִבי‬ ‫ַאבָר ָהם ֵמ ֵע ֶבר‬ ְ ‫יכם ֶאת‬ ֶ ‫ָא ַּקח ֶאת ֲא ִב‬ ֶ ‫ ו‬.‫ָלֶר ֶׁשת אֹתֹו‬ 13 . 'Your fathers used to live on the other side of the river . To Esau I gave Mount Seir to possess it.‫ַעקֹב ְו ֶאת ֵע ָׂשו‬ ֲ‫י‬ . 13:8) :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬. "And I took your father Abraham from beyond the river. and they served other gods. the father of Abraham and the father of Nachor.‫ְהֹוש ַע ֶאל ָּכל ָה ָעם‬ ֻ ‫ֹאמר י‬ ֶ ‫ַוי‬ .Terach.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫יכם ֵמ‬ ֶ ‫בֹות‬ ֵ ‫ָׁשבּו ֲא‬ ְ ‫ָהר י‬ ָ ‫ ְּב ֵע ֶבר ַהּנ‬:‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬ ְ‫י‬ ‫ֹלהים‬ ִ ‫ּע ְבדּו ֱא‬ ַ ‫ ַוַי‬.‫ָחים ְל ָפנֶיָך‬ ִ ‫ּומרֹור ֻמּנ‬ ָ ‫ֶׁשֵיּׁש ַמ ָּצה‬ In the beginning our fathers served idols.Magid . as it is said: "Joshua said to all the people: Thus said the Lord.

Pharaoh had issued a decree against the male children only. blessed be He.‫מגיד‬ Cover the Matzah.Magid . but Laban wanted to uproot everyone . blessed is He.‫ּלֹותנּו‬ ֵ ‫ָע ֵלינּו ְל ַכ‬ ‫עֹומ ִדים ָע ֵלינּו‬ ְ ‫ּדֹור וָדֹור‬ ‫ה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך‬ ַ ‫ ְו‬.‫ּלֹותנּו‬ ֵ ‫ְל ַכ‬ .‫ַאר ַּבע ֵמאֹות ָׁשנָה‬ ְ ‫ֹתם‬ ָ‫א‬ .‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬ ְ ‫ׁשֹומר ַה ְב ָט ָחתֹו ְלי‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך‬ ‫ ַל ֲעׂשֹות‬. and he [Jacob] went down to Egypt and sojourned there.‫ָאבי‬ ִ . But I shall also judge the nation whom they shall serve. but in every generation they rise against us to destroy us.‫ַר ֲעָך ְּב ֶאֶרץ ֹלא ָל ֶהם‬ ְ‫ִהיֶה ז‬ ְ ‫ִּכי גֵר י‬ ‫ ְוגַם ֶאת ַהּגֹוי ֲא ֶׁשר‬." (Deut.‫ְו ָלנּו‬ ‫ׁש ְּב ָכל‬ ֶ ‫ ֶא ָּלא‬. saves us from their hand.‫ִּילנּו ִמָי ָּדם‬ ֵ ‫מצ‬ ַ ‫הּוא‬ Go forth and learn what Laban the Aramean wanted to do to our father Jacob.‫ִּבקֵּׁש ַל ֲעקֹור ֶאת ַהּכֹל‬ .great and mighty and numerous.‫ֵצאּו ִּבְרכֻׁש ָגּדֹול‬ ְ ‫ַאחֵרי ֵכן י‬ ֲ ‫ֹכי ְו‬ ִ ‫ַעבֹדּו ָּדן ָאנ‬ ֲ‫י‬ This is what has stood by our fathers and us.‫ ָּברּוְך הּוא‬.‫ׁשם ְלגֹוי ָגּדֹול‬ ָ ‫ְהי‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ 14 . few in number. 26:5) ‫ַעקֹב‬ ֲ ‫ּול ַמד ַמה ִּבקֵּש ָל ָבן ָה ֲאַר ִמי ַל ֲעׂשֹות ְלי‬ ְ ‫יצא‬ ֵ ‫ַּרעֹה ֹלא ָגזַר ֶא ָּלא ַעל ַהְּז ָכִרים ְו ָל ָבן‬ ְ‫ ֶׁשפ‬. raise the cup of wine and say: V'hi she-amdah la-avoteinu v'lanu. blessed is it is said: "The Aramean wished to destroy my father. and after that they will come out with great wealth. Blessed is He who keeps His promise to Israel. ‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֲ ‫ׁש ָע ְמ ָדה ַל‬ ֶ ‫ְו ִהיא‬ ‫מד‬ ַ ‫חד ִּב ְל ָבד ָע‬ ָ ‫ׁשֹלּא ֶא‬ ֶ .‫ַאבָרם‬ ְ ‫ּאמר ְל‬ ֶ ‫ ַו ֹי‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬. calculated the end of the bondage." as it is said: "And He said to Abraham. For the Holy One.  For not just one alone has risen against us to destroy us.‫ָרב‬ ָ ‫ ָעצּום ו‬. and the Holy One. and he became there a nation . 'You shall know that your seed will be strangers in a land that is not theirs. Put down the wine cup and uncover the Matzah.‫ָאבינּו‬ ִ ‫ֹבד‬ ֵ ‫א ַר ִּמי א‬ ֲ :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬.‫ֶׁש ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ִח ַּׁשב ֶאת ַהקֵּץ‬ ‫ָאבינּו ִּב ְבִרית ֵּבין‬ ִ ‫ַאבָר ָהם‬ ְ ‫ָאמר ְל‬ ַ ‫ְּכ ַמה ֶּׁש‬ ‫ ָידֹע ֵּתַדע‬.‫תי ְמ ָעט‬ ֵ ‫ׁשם ִּב ְמ‬ ָ ‫ְמה ַוָּיגָר‬ ָ ‫ ַוֵי ֶּרד ִמ ְצ ַרי‬. ela sheb'chol dor vador om'dim aleinu l'chaloteinu.'" (Genesis 15:13-14) . v'hakadosh baruch hu matzilenu miyadam. in order to do as He had said to our father Abraham at the "Covenant between the Portions. and they will enslave them and make them suffer.‫ַה ְּב ָתִרים‬ ‫ַע ָבדּום ְו ִעּנּו‬ ֲ ‫ ו‬. for four hundred years. Shelo echad bilvad amad aleinu l'chaloteinu.

but you were naked and bare. has made you as numerous as the stars of heaven.‫ְת ִּתיְך‬ ַ‫נ‬ .‫ ְו ַא ְּת ֵערֹם ְו ֶעְריָה‬.‫ְמה‬ ָ ‫ֵרד ִמ ְצ ַרי‬ ֶ ‫ַוי‬ "And he sojourned there" . .this teaches that our father Jacob did not go down to Egypt to settle.‫ָגּדֹול‬ ‫ַּת ָּמ ֵלא‬ ִ ‫ ו‬." (Gen.‫ּבֹוס ֶסת ְּבָד ָמיְִך‬ ֶ ‫ָאְר ֵאְך ִמ ְת‬ ֶ ‫ָא ֱעבֹר ָע ַליְִך ו‬ ֶ‫ו‬ . God created a special place on earth which would be the ideal incubator for spiritual growth. it is a way of life. 1:7) ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ָּפרּו‬ ְ ‫ּובנֵי י‬ ְ :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכמה ֶּׁש ֶנ‬.‫ָארץ ָּבאנּו‬ ֶ ‫ ָלגּור ָּב‬.forced by Divine decree.‫ּוׂש ָעֵרְך ִצ ֵּמ ַח‬ ְ ‫ָׁשַדיִם ָנכֹנּו‬ ‫ֹמר‬ ַ ‫ ָוא‬.‫ּשן‬ ֶ ‫ֵׁשבּו נָא ֲע ָבֶדיָך ְּב ֶאֶרץ ֹג‬ ְ ‫ ְו ַע ָּתה י‬.‫ַּרעֹה‬ ְ‫ּאמרּו ֶאל פ‬ ְ ‫ַו ֹי‬ ‫ ִּכי ָכ ֵבד ָהָר ָעב‬." (Ex.‫ֹאי ַּב ֲע ִדי ֲעָדיִים‬ ִ ‫ַּתב‬ ָ ‫ַּת ְג ְּד ִלי ו‬ ִ ‫ַּתְר ִּבי ו‬ ִ ‫ ו‬.‫ּע ְצמּו ִּב ְמאֹד ְמאֹד‬ ַ ‫ּׁשְרצּו ַו ִיְּרּבּו ַוַי‬ ְ ‫ַו ִי‬ . but only to live there temporarily. please. and now.‫מגיד‬ "And he went down to Egypt". The word Zion therefore describes not only where we live but how we must live. 10:22) ‫ֶפׁש‬ ֶ ‫ ְּב ִׁש ְב ִעים נ‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ַמה ֶּׁש ֶנ‬. and you increased and grew and became very beautiful your bosom fashioned and your hair grown long. and now.‫צּאן ֲא ֶׁשר ַל ֲע ָבֶדיָך‬ ֹ ‫ִמְר ֶעה ַל‬ . teaching us that God’s holy city is not just a location. for there is no pasture for your servants' flocks because the hunger is severe in the land of Canaan. Distinctive .‫חיִי‬ ֲ ‫ֹמר ָלְך ְּבָד ַמיְִך‬ ַ ‫ ָוא‬. 47:4) ‫ָאבינּו‬ ִ ‫ַעקֹב‬ ֲ ‫ ְמ ַל ֵּמד ֶׁשֹלא יַָרד י‬. your God." (Deut. Thus it is said.‫חיִי‬ ֲ ‫ָלְך ְּבָד ַמיְִך‬ 15 . ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְמ ֻצָּינִים‬ ְ ‫ ְמ ַל ֵּמד ֶׁש ָהיּו י‬. very mighty. mighty" - as it is said: "And the children of Israel were fruitful and increased abundantly.‫ָׁשם‬ "Great.‫ָרב‬ ָ‫ו‬ .‫כֹוכ ֵבי ַה ָּׁש ַמיִם ָלרֹב‬ ְ ‫ְּכ‬ "And he became there a nation" - this teaches that Israel was distinctive there.‫ׁשם‬ ָ ‫ַוָּיגָר‬ :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬. and the land became filled with them.‫ ָאנּוס ַעל ִּפי ַה ִּדּבּור‬. and multiplied and became very.‫תי ְמ ָעט‬ ֵ ‫ִּב ְמ‬ ‫ֹלהיָך‬ ֶ ‫ ְו ַע ָּתה ָׂש ְמָך ְיָי ֱא‬. It is derived from the same word as Zion (‫)ציון‬.Magid .‫ָען‬ ַ ‫ְּב ֶאֶרץ ְּכנ‬ "Few in number" -  as it is said: "Your fathers went down to Egypt with seventy persons.‫ֵּע ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ֶא ָּלא ָלגּור ָׁשם‬ ַ ‫ְל ִה ְׁש ַּתק‬ ‫ ִּכי ֵאין‬. the Lord. let your servants dwell in the land of Goshen.‫ ָעצּום‬.‫ֹתם‬ ָ ‫ָארץ א‬ ֶ ‫ָה‬ "And numerous" -  as it is said: "I caused you to thrive like the plants of the field.Metzuyanim The Hebrew word for distinctive.‫ְמה‬ ָ ‫בֹותיָך ִמ ְצָרי‬ ֶ ‫יְָרדּו ֲא‬ ." (Ezekiel 16:6) ‫ ְר ָב ָבה ְּכ ֶצ ַמח ַה ָּׂשֶדה‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ַמה ֶּׁש ֶנ‬. metsuyan (‫ )מצוין‬might sound familiar.‫ׁשם ְלגֹוי‬ ָ ‫ְהי‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ . "They said to Pharaoh. We have come to sojourn in the land.

" (Ex. And their cry for help from their servitude rose up to God.‫ִת ַח ְכ ָמה לֹו ֶּפן יְִר ֶּבה‬ ְ‫נ‬ . and they built storage cities for Pharaoh.’ The Haggadah is making a subtle observation and describing the origins of Hebrew slavery.‫ְעּנּונּו‬ ַ ‫ַוי‬ ‫ּבן ָעֵרי ִמ ְס ְּכנֹות‬ ֶ ‫ ַו ִי‬.‫בֹודה ַו ִיְּז ָעקּו‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ִמן ָה ֲע‬ ְ ‫ַוֵיָּאנְחּו ְבנֵי י‬ .‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְּב ָפֶרְך‬ ְ ‫ַע ִבדּו ִמ ְצַריִם ֶאת ְּבנֵי י‬ ֲ ‫ַוי‬ "And we cried out to the Lord. let us act cunningly with the people lest they multiply and." (Ex." (Deut.‫ח ֵצנּו‬ ֲ ‫ַל‬ "And we cried out to the Lord. The pattern always follows Genesis (12:3) "Those who bless you will be blessed and those who curse you will be cursed.‫ׁשה‬ ָ ‫ֹדה ָק‬ ָ ‫ִּתנּו ָע ֵלינּו ֲעב‬ ְ ‫ַוי‬ .‫ה ִּמ ְצ ִרים‬ ַ ‫ֹתנּו‬ ָ ‫ַוָי ֵּרעּו א‬ ‫ ְו ָהיָה ִּכי ִת ְקֶראנָה‬.‫ִל ַחם ָּבנּו‬ ְ ‫ְאינּו ְונ‬ ֵ ‫נֹוסף גַם הּוא ַעל ׂשנ‬ ַ ‫ִמ ְל ָח ָמה ְו‬ .‫ֹלהים ִמן ָה ֲעבָֹדה‬ ִ ‫ַׁשְו ָע ָתם ֶאל ָה ֱא‬ (Deut. 26:8) 16 . 1:11) ‫ּׂשימּו ָע ָליו ָׂשֵרי‬ ִ ‫ ַוָי‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. and the Lord heard our voice and saw our suffering. the God of our fathers. but as the generations go on.‫ֹלנּו‬ ֵ‫ק‬ ." As soon as the host country begins to curse the Jews through discrimination and persecution.‫ ֶאת ִּפתֹם ְו ֶאת ַר ַע ְמ ֵסס‬." (Ex." (Ex. 26:6) ‫ִּתנּו ָע ֵלינּו‬ ְ ‫ ַוי‬. This pattern has repeated itself throughout Jewish history where a host nation invites Jews in and offers protection. and they cried out. fight against us and leave the land. if there should be a war against us.‫ְל ַפְרעֹה‬ "And they put hard work upon us" - as it is said: "The Egyptians made the children of Israel work with rigor.‫ֹתינּו‬ ֵ ‫אב‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהי‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּצ ַעק ֶאל ְיָי‬ ְ ‫ַו ִנ‬ ." ‫מע ְיָי ֶאת‬ ַ ‫ּׁש‬ ְ ‫ ַו ִי‬. the king of Egypt died.‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ְו ָע ָלה ִמן ָה‬ "And they made us suffer" -  as it is said: "They set taskmasters over the people of Israel to make them suffer with their burdens. and the children of Israel groaned because of the servitude.‫מגיד‬ Egyptians treated us badly The Hebrew word for bad here also contains the exact opposite meaning. the hospitality runs out and anti-Semitism begins to appear. persecution and finally slavery – but it started with friendship. its days are numbered and it soon follows the trajectory established first by the Egyptians: from a major world empire to a historical footnote.‫ֹתינּו‬ ֵ ‫אב‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהי‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּצ ַעק ֶאל ְיָי‬ ְ ‫ַו ִנ‬ ‫מ ֵלנּו ְו ֶאת‬ ָ ‫ ַוַי ְּרא ֶאת ָע ְניֵנּו ְו ֶאת ֲע‬. Pitom and Ramses. "The Egyptians treated us badly  and they made us suffer. At first the Egyptians befriended the Jews and only gradually did they begin to institute discriminatory laws. 1:13) :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. ‘friendship. 2:23) :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. the God of our fathers" - as it is said: "During that long period.‫ׁשה‬ ָ ‫ֹדה ָק‬ ָ ‫ֲעב‬ "The Egyptians treated us badly" - as it is said: Come.Magid . they will join our enemies.‫ְעּנּונּו‬ ַ ‫ה ִּמ ְצ ִרים ַוי‬ ַ ‫ֹתנּו‬ ָ ‫ַוָי ֵּרעּו א‬ . 1:10) ‫ ָה ָבה‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬.‫ּמת ֶמ ֶלְך ִמ ְצַריִם‬ ָ ‫ּמים ָהַר ִּבים ָה ֵהם ַוָי‬ ִ ‫ְהי ַבָי‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ ‫ַּת ַעל‬ ַ ‫ ו‬.‫ֹלתם‬ ָ ‫ִמ ִּסים ְל ַמ ַען ַע ֹנּתֹו ְּב ִס ְב‬ . our labor and our oppression. and they put hard work upon us.

‫נְטּויָה‬ "The Lord took us out of Egypt" - not through an angel.ָ‫ ֲאנִי ְיי‬. and with a great manifestation. as it is said: "God saw the children of Israel and God took note. and I will carry out judgments against all the gods of Egypt. not through a seraph and not through a messenger. and God remembered His covenant with Abraham.‫ח ֵצנּו‬ ֲ ‫ְו ֶאת ַל‬ . 2:25) ‫ ְּכ ָמה‬.‫ זֹו ְּפִריׁשּות ֶּדֶרְך ֶאֶרץ‬." (Ex.‫ַה ֵּבן ַה ִיּּלֹוד ַה ְיאָֹרה ַּת ְׁש ִליכֻהּו ְו ָכל ַה ַּבת ְּת ַחּיּון‬ "And our oppression" -  this refers to the pressure.‫תים‬ ִ ‫ֹפ‬ ְ ‫ּובמ‬ ְ ‫ּובאֹתֹות‬ ְ .‫ּוב ַע ְצמֹו‬ ְ ‫ָּברּוְך הּוא ִּב ְכבֹודֹו‬ ‫יתי ָּכל ְּבכֹור‬ ִ ‫ ְו ִה ֵּכ‬.‫ֹלנּו‬ ֵ ‫מע ְיָי ֶאת ק‬ ַ ‫ּׁש‬ ְ ‫ַו ִי‬ ‫ֹלהים ֶאת ְּבִריתֹו‬ ִ ‫ ַו ִיְּזּכֹור ֱא‬.‫ֹתם‬ ָ ‫ֹלח ִצים א‬ ֲ ‫יתי ֶאת ַה ַּל ַחץ ֲא ֶׁשר ִמ ְצַריִם‬ ִ ‫ָר ִא‬ "The Lord took as out of Egypt with a strong hand and an outstretched arm. did it in His glory by Himself.‫מ ֵלנּו‬ ָ ‫ְו ֶאת ֲע‬ . and with signs and wonders. from man to beast.‫ֹלהים‬ ִ ‫ֱא‬ (Ex. "Every boy that is born. Isaac and Jacob. and I will smite every first-born in the land of Egypt.‫ַּיֹוצ ֵאנּו ְיָי ִמ ִמ ְצ ַריִם‬ ִ ‫ו‬ ‫ ֶא ָּלא ַה ָּקדֹוׁש‬.‫ְלה ַהּזֶה‬ ָ ‫ְב ֶאֶרץ ִמ ְצַריִם ַּב ַּלי‬ ‫ֹלהי‬ ֵ ‫ּוב ָכל ֱא‬ ְ .‫ַאבָר ָהם‬ ְ ‫ֶאת‬ "And he saw our suffering" - this refers to the separation of husband and wife.‫ַעל יְֵדי ָׂשָרף‬ ‫ ְו ָע ַבְר ִּתי‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬.‫יח‬ ַ ‫ ְוֹלא ַעל יְֵדי ָׁש ִל‬.‫ַא ָק ָתם‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהים ֶאת נ‬ ִ ‫ֱא‬ ." (Ex." (Ex.‫ִמ ְצַריִם ֶא ֱע ֶׂשה ְׁש ָפ ִטים‬ 17 .Magid ." (Deut." ‫ּׁש ַמע‬ ְ ‫ ַו ִי‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬.‫ ֹלא ַעל יְֵדי ַמ ְל ָאְך‬. Thus it is said: "In that night I will pass through the land of Egypt.‫ ֵאּלּו ַה ָּבנִים‬. blessed be He. 26:8) ‫ֹע‬ ַ ‫ּוב ְזר‬ ִ ‫ָקה‬ ָ ‫חז‬ ֲ ‫ַּיֹוצ ֵאנּו ְיָי ִמ ִמ ְצ ַריִם ְּביָד‬ ִ ‫ו‬ .‫ זֶה ַה ְּד ַחק‬.‫ַוַי ְּרא ֶאת ָע ְניֵנּו‬ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ַוֵיַּדע‬ ְ ‫ֹלהים ֶאת ְּבני י‬ ִ ‫ ַוַיְּרא ֱא‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ֶׁש ֶנ‬ . I the Lord. 3:9) ‫ ְוגַם‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. 2:24) "Our labor" - this refers to the "children. you shall throw into the river and every girl you shall keep alive." (Ex. as it is said: "I have seen the oppression with which the Egyptians oppress them. The Holy One.‫ָאדם ְו ַעד ְּב ֵה ָמה‬ ָ ‫ְּב ֶאֶרץ ִמ ְצַריִם ֵמ‬ .‫ַעקֹב‬ ֲ ‫ִצ ָחק ְו ֶאת י‬ ְ ‫ ֶאת י‬." as it says.‫מגיד‬ "And the Lord heard our voice" - as it said: "And God heard their groaning. 1:22) ‫ ָּכל‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. 12:12) ‫ ְוֹלא‬.‫ּובמ ָֹרא ָּגדֹל‬ ְ .

‫יכם ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ְל ֵעינֶיָך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלה‬ ֵ ‫ֲא ֶׁשר ָע ָׂשה ָל ֶכם ְיָי ֱא‬ 21:16) 18 .‫אנִי ְיָי‬ ֲ "With a strong hand" -  this refers to the pestilence as it says. the camels.the Lord" - it is I." (Ex. We often refer to His Presence as the ‫ שכינה‬.‫ָקה‬ ָ ‫חז‬ ֲ ‫ְּביָד‬ . alluding to our close.‫ְּמ ִּלים‬ ַ ‫ַּבג‬ "And with an outstretched arm" - this refers to the sword." (Deut. and with great manifestations. the donkeys. with war and with a strong hand and an outstretched arm. ‫ ֲאנִי‬. meaning a close neighbor.‫יח‬ ַ ‫וֹלא ַה ָּׁש ִל‬ "I ." (I Chronicles ‫ ְו ַחְרּבֹו‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. in his hand.‫יתי ָּכל ְבכֹור ְּב ֶא ֶרץ ִמ ְצ ַריִם‬ ִ ‫ְו ִה ֵּכ‬ ‫ָׂשָרף‬ "And I will carry out judgments against all the gods of Egypt" - I and not a messenger. stretched out over Jerusalem. "His sword was drawn.‫ ֶד ֶבר ָּכ ֵבד ְמאֹד‬.‫ַאחר‬ ֵ ‫ ֲאנִי הּוא וֹלא‬. personal relationship with the Almighty.‫ּסּוסים‬ ִ ‫ ַּב‬. 9:3) ‫ ִה ֵנּה יַד ְיָי‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. like all that the Lord your God.‫הּזֶה‬ ַ ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ּתי ְב ֶא ֶרץ ִמ ְצ ַריִם ַּב ַּלי‬ ִ ‫ְו ָע ַב ְר‬ ‫ְוֹלא ַמ ְל ָאְך‬ "And I will smite every first-born in the land of Egypt" - I and not a seraph.‫צּאן‬ ֹ ‫ּוב‬ ַ ‫ ַּב ָּב ָקר‬. 4:34) :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. signs and wonders.‫הֹויָה ְּב ִמ ְקנְָך ֲא ֶׁשר ַּב ָּׂשֶדה‬ . ‫ ֲאנִי‬.‫ּובמ ָֹרא ָּגדֹל‬ ְ ‫ֹלהים ָלבֹא ָל ַק ַחת לֹו גֹוי ִמ ֶקֶרב‬ ִ ‫ִּסה ֱא‬ ָ ‫אֹו ֲהנ‬ ‫ּוביָד‬ ְ ‫ּוב ִמ ְל ָח ָמה‬ ְ . with trials.sha-KHEN.‫חמִֹרים‬ ֲ ‫ ַּב‬.‫ֹע נְטּויָה‬ ַ ‫ּוב ְזר‬ ִ . a very severe pestilence. "I will pass through the land of Egypt" - I and not an angel.‫מֹופ ִתים‬ ְ ‫ּוב‬ ְ ‫אתֹת‬ ֹ ‫ּגֹוי ְּב ַמּסֹת ְּב‬ ‫ ְּככֹל‬. the herds and the flocks.‫ׁש ָפ ִטים‬ ְ ‫ׂשה‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהי ִמ ְצ ַריִם ֶא ֱע‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּוב ָכל‬ ְ . as it says. did for you in Egypt before your eyes.‫ זֹו ַה ֶחֶרב‬. "Has any God ever tried to take for himself a nation from the midst of another nation.‫מֹור ִאים גְּד ִֹלים‬ ָ ‫ּוב‬ ְ .‫ זֹו ִגּלּוי ְׁש ִכינָה‬. ‫ ֲאנִי ְוֹלא‬.‫מגיד‬ Names of God There are many mystical names of God which have different nuances and associations.‫לּופה ְּביָדֹו‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ "And with a great manifestation" - this refers to the revelation of the Divine Presence.‫ְרּוש ַליִם‬ ָ ‫ נְטּויָה ַעל י‬. and none other. "Behold.‫ זֹו ַהֶּד ֶבר‬.she-khee-NA which comes from the word ‫ שכן‬.Magid . the hand of the Lord will be upon your livestock in the field. as it says. upon the horses.‫רֹוע נְטּויָה‬ ַ ‫ּובְז‬ ִ ‫ָקה‬ ָ ‫חז‬ ֲ . .

‫ זֶה ַה ַּמטֶּה‬. The Torah puts it all into perspective for us.‫ּובמ ָֹרא ָּגדֹל‬ ְ . for you were strangers in their land. "You shall not abhor an Egyptian. and fire.‫ָּדם‬ Another explanation:  "Strong hand" indicates two plagues. "Great manifestation.‫ זֶה ַהָּדם‬.‫ָקה‬ ָ ‫חז‬ ֲ ‫ ְּביָד‬:‫ַאחר‬ ֵ ‫ָד ָבר‬ . (Joel 3:3) ‫ָת ִּתי‬ ַ ‫ ְונ‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. as it says.‫מגיד‬ "And with signs" -  this refers to the staff. and "Wonders. and pillars of smoke ‫ׁשן‬ ָ ‫ימרֹות ָע‬ ְ ‫ת‬ ִ ‫ ְו‬." another two." another two.‫ ְׁש ַּתיִם‬. 23:8) 19 . We are taught not to rejoice at the downfall of our enemy.‫ּובאֹתֹות‬ ְ ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר ַּת ֲע ֶׂשה ּבֹו ֶאת‬. "Take into your hand this staff with which you shall perform the signs.‫ ְׁש ַּתיִם‬.Magid .‫ּובאֹתֹות‬ ְ . 4:17) Spill three drops of wine and say: Spilling Wine ‫ ְו ֶאת‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְּכ ָמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. "Signs." another two. Our national experience of slavery taught us to love and care for all of God’s children.‫ ְׁש ַּתיִם‬.‫תים‬ ִ ‫ֹפ‬ ְ ‫ּובמ‬ ְ ." (Deut.‫ַה ַּמטֶּה ַהּזֶה ִּת ַּקח ְּבי ְָדָך‬ . "Outstretched arm.‫ְׁש ַּתיִם‬ We spill a drop of wine to symbolically empty our cup and even shed a tear for the suffering experienced by the Egyptians. but to emphasize with universal feelings of sympathy and compassion.‫ָאׁש‬ ֵ ‫ ו‬." (Ex.‫תים‬ ִ ‫ֹפ‬ ְ ‫ּובמ‬ ְ . "And I shall show wonders in heaven and on earth. as it says." another two.‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫מֹופ ִתים ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ְ Blood .‫ ְׁש ַּתיִם‬. ‫ֹע נְטּויָה‬ ַ ‫ּוב ְזר‬ ִ .‫אתֹת‬ ֹ ‫ָה‬ "And wonders" -  this refers to the blood.

Dohm Tzfardaya Kinim Arove Dever Shekheen Barad Arbeh Choshech Makat Bechorot These are the Ten Plagues  which the Holy One.‫ַה ִּמ ְצִרים ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם‬ Blood Frogs Lice Wild Beasts Pestilence Boils Hail Locust Darkness Death of the Firstborn ‫ָּדם‬ ‫ְצ ַפ ְר ֵּד ַע‬ ‫ִּכ ִנּים‬ ‫ָערֹוב‬ ‫ֶּד ֶבר‬ ‫ׁש ִחין‬ ְ ‫ָּב ָרד‬ ‫ַאר ֶּבה‬ ְ ‫ֹׁשְך‬ ֶ‫ח‬ ‫מ ַּכת ְּבכֹורֹות‬ ַ Rabbi Yehudah referred to them with an abbreviation: DeTzaKh ADaSh BeAhKhaV :‫נֹותן ָּב ֶהם ִס ָּמנִים‬ ֵ ‫ְהּודה ָהיָה‬ ָ ‫ַר ִּבי י‬ ‫ְּד ַצ"ְך‬ ‫ַע ַד"ׁש‬ . namely as follows: ‫ֵאּלּו ֶע ֶׂשר ַמּכֹות ֶׁש ֵה ִביא ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ַעל‬ :‫ ְו ֵאּלּו ֵהן‬.‫ַאח"ב‬ ַ ‫ְּב‬ 20 . spill a drop of wine. blessed be He.Magid .‫מגיד‬ At the mention of each plague. brought upon the Egyptians.

‫א ֵכי ָר ִעים‬ ֲ ‫מ ְל‬ ַ ‫חת‬ ַ ‫ׁש ַל‬ ְ ‫ִמ‬ ‫ ִמ ְׁש ַל ַחת ַמ ְל ֲא ֵכי‬. ‫ּומ ָּכה‬ ַ ‫ ִמ ַּניִן ֶׁש ָּכל ַמ ָּכה‬:‫אֹומר‬ ֵ ‫יעזֶר‬ ֶ ‫ַר ִּבי ֱא ִל‬ ‫ֶׁש ֵה ִביא ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ַעל ַה ִּמ ְצִרים‬ :‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫מּכֹות? ֶׁש ֶנ‬ ַ ‫ַאר ַּבע‬ ְ ‫ְתה ֶׁשל‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ָהי‬ . Thus you must now say that in Egypt they were struck by forty plagues.' makes four.‫מּכֹות‬ ַ ‫ּׁשים‬ ִ ‫ח ִמ‬ ֲ ‫ְו ַעל ַהָיּם ָלקּו‬ Rabbi Eliezer said:  How do we know that each individual plague which the Holy One. 8:15) At the sea it says. and they believed in the Lord and in His servant Moses.‫ַאחת‬ ַ .' is one. and indignation. "Israel saw the great hand that the Lord laid against Egypt. and at the sea they were smitten by fifty plagues.‫מגיד‬ Rabbi Yossi the Gallilean said: How do you know that the Egyptians were stricken by ten plagues in Egypt. Thus you must conclude that in Egypt they were smitten by ten plagues.‫מּכֹות‬ ַ . blessed be He.‫ׁשלׁש‬ ָ .‫ ְו ָצָרה‬.‫ ֶע ְבָרה‬. and the people feared the Lord.‫ַאר ַּבע‬ ְ . 14:31) Now.‫ֹלהים ִהוא‬ ִ ‫ ֶא ְצ ַּבע ֱא‬:‫ַּרעֹה‬ ְ‫ֶאל פ‬ ‫ֹלה ֲא ֶׁשר‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ֶאת ַהיָד ַהגְּד‬ ְ ‫אֹומר? ַוַיְּרא י‬ ֵ ‫הּוא‬ ‫ּא ִמינּו‬ ֲ ‫ ַוַי‬.‫מּכֹות‬ ַ ‫אתיִם‬ ַ ‫מ‬ ָ ‫מּכֹות ְו ַעל ַהָיּם ָלקּו‬ ַ ‫ַאר ָּב ִעים‬ ְ 21 . "The magicians said to Pharaoh 'This is the finger of God.‫חרֹון ַאּפֹו‬ ֲ ‫ְׁש ַּלח ָּבם‬ ַ‫י‬ ‫ַעם‬ ַ ‫ ָוז‬. and then were struck by fifty plagues at the sea? ‫אֹומר ֶׁש ָּלקּו‬ ֵ ‫ ִמ ַּניִן ַא ָּתה‬:‫אֹומר‬ ֵ ‫ילי‬ ִ ‫ְּל‬ ִ ‫יֹוסי ַהג‬ ֵ ‫ַר ִּבי‬ ‫מּכֹות ְו ַעל ַהָיּם ָלקּו‬ ַ ‫ׂשר‬ ֶ ‫ַה ִּמ ְצִרים ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ֶע‬ ?‫מּכֹות‬ ַ ‫ּׁשים‬ ִ ‫ח ִמ‬ ֲ In Egypt it says of them. ‫ּאמרּו ַה ַחְר ֻט ִּמים‬ ְ ‫אֹומר? ַו ֹי‬ ֵ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ָמה הּוא‬ ‫ ְו ַעל ַהָיּם ָמה‬. 'Trouble.‫ּתיִם‬ ַ ‫ׁש‬ ְ ‫ ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ָלקּו‬:‫ ֱאמֹור ֵמ ַע ָּתה‬.Magid . brought upon the Egyptians in Egypt consisted of four plagues? For it is said:  "He sent against them His fierce anger.‫ַעם ְו ָצ ָרה‬ ַ ‫ ֶע ְב ָרה ָוז‬. how often were they smitten by 'the finger'? Ten plagues. and at the sea they were stricken by two hundred plagues. fury.' makes two. a discharge of messengers of evil" (Psalms 78:49): 'Fury." (Ex.' makes three.ָ‫ּיראּו ָה ָעם ֶאת ְיי‬ ְ ‫ ַו ִי‬.‫ָע ָׂשה ְיָי ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם‬ ‫ׂשר‬ ֶ ‫ ַּכ ָּמה ָלקּו ְב ֶא ְצ ַּבע? ֶע‬.' (Ex. 'Discharge of messengers of evil. and trouble.‫מׁשה ַע ְבדֹו‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ְ ‫ַּב ְיָי‬ ‫ ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ָלקּו ֶע ֶׂשר ַמּכֹות‬:‫ ֱאמֹור ֵמ ַע ָּתה‬.‫ָר ִעים‬ . 'Indignation.

Magid - ‫מגיד‬

The Hebrew word ‘Dayenu’ loosely
means ‘It would have been enough for us to say
thanks.' Here is a modern twist on an ancient
song (feel free to add your own verses):
If we had returned to Israel after
two thousand years and had not
established the State of Israel – Dayenu!
If we had established the State of Israel and
had not made the desert bloom – Dayenu!
If we had made the desert bloom and had not absorbed millions of Jewish immigrants – Dayenu!
If we had absorbed millions of Jewish
the Hebrew language
– Dayenu!

Rabbi Akiva said:  How do we know that each
individual plague which the Holy One, blessed
be He, brought upon the Egyptians in Egypt
consisted of five plagues? For it is said:  "He
sent against them his fierce anger, fury, and
indignation, and trouble, a discharge of messengers of evil": "His fierce anger," is one; "fury,"
makes two; "indignation," makes three; "trouble," makes four; "discharge of messengers of
evil," makes five. Thus you must now say that in
Egypt they were struck by fifty plagues, and at
the sea they were stricken by two hundred and
fifty plagues.

If we had revived the Hebrew language and
had not developed innovative technologies
which benefit the entire world – Dayenu!

How many levels of favors has
the Omnipresent One bestowed
upon us!

Ilu hotzianu mimitzrayim, v'lo asah vahem sh'fatim,


If He had brought us out from Egypt, and had not
carried out judgments against them. Dayenu!

Ilu vahem sh'fatim, v'lo asah veloheihem,


If He had carried out judgments against
them, and not against their idols.

Ilu asah veloheihem, v'lo harag et bechoreihem,


If He had destroyed their idols, and had not smitten their firstborn sons.

Ilu harag et bechoreihem, v'lo natan lanu et

If He had smitten their firstborn sons,  and had
not given us their wealth.

‫ּומ ָּכה‬
ַ ‫ ִמ ַּניִן ֶׁש ָּכל ַמ ָּכה‬:‫אֹומר‬
ֶ ‫ַר ִּבי ֲע ִק‬
‫ֶׁש ֵה ִביא ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ַעל ַה ִּמ ְצִרים‬
:‫ּא ַמר‬
ֱ ‫מּכֹות? ֶׁש ֶנ‬
ַ ‫מׁש‬
ָ ‫ְתה ֶׁשל‬
ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ָהי‬
,‫ַעם ְו ָצ ָרה‬
ַ ‫ ֶע ְב ָרה ָוז‬,‫חרֹון ַאּפֹו‬
ֲ ‫ְׁש ַּלח ָּבם‬
ַ - ‫חרֹון ַאּפֹו‬
ֲ .‫א ֵכי ָר ִעים‬
ֲ ‫מ ְל‬
ַ ‫חת‬
ַ ‫ׁש ַל‬
ְ ‫ִמ‬
,‫ַאר ַּבע‬
ְ - ‫ ְו ָצָרה‬,‫ׁשֹלׁש‬
ָ - ‫ַעם‬
ַ ‫ ָוז‬,‫ּתיִם‬
ַ ‫ׁש‬
ְ - ‫ֶע ְבָרה‬
:‫ ֱאמֹור ֵמ ַע ָּתה‬.‫מׁש‬
ָ - ‫ִמ ְׁש ַל ַחת ַמ ְל ֲא ֵכי ָר ִעים‬
‫מּכֹות ְו ַעל ַהָיּם ָלקּו‬
ַ ‫ּׁשים‬
ִ ‫ח ִמ‬
ֲ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם ָלקּו‬
ַ ‫אתיִם‬
ַ ‫ּומ‬
ָ ‫ּׁשים‬
ִ ‫ח ִמ‬

ָ ‫מ ֲעלֹות טֹובֹות ַל‬
ַ ‫ּמה‬
ָ ‫ַּכ‬
!‫ָע ֵלינּו‬
‫ ְוֹלא ָע ָׂשה ָב ֶהם‬,‫הֹוציָאנּו ִמ ִּמ ְצַריִם‬
, ‫ְׁש ָפ ִטים‬
ֶ ‫אֹלה‬
ֵ ‫ ְוֹלא ָע ָׂשה ֵב‬,‫ִאּלּו ָע ָׂשה ָב ֶהם ְׁש ָפ ִטים‬

ֶ ‫כֹור‬
ֵ ‫ ְוֹלא ָהַרג ֶאת ְּב‬,‫יהם‬
ֶ ‫אֹלה‬
ֵ ‫ִאּלּו ָע ָׂשה ֵב‬

‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת‬
ַ ‫יהם ְוֹלא נ‬
ֶ ‫כֹור‬
ֵ ‫ִאּלּו ָהַרג ֶאת ְּב‬
, ‫ָממֹונָם‬

Magid - ‫מגיד‬
Ilu natan lanu et mamonam, v'lo kara lanu et
Ilu kara lanu et hayam, v'lo he-eviranu b'tocho
Ilu he-eviranu b'tocho becharavah, v'lo sipek
tzorkenu bamidbar arba-im shanah,
Ilu sipek tzorkenu bamidbar arba-im shanah, v'lo
he-echilanu et ha-man,
Ilu he-echilanu et ha-man, v'lo natan lanu et
Ilu natan lanu et hashabbat, v'lo kei-r'vanu lifnei
har sinai,
Ilu kei-r'vanu lifnei har sinai, v'lo natan lanu et
Ilu natan lanu et hatorah, v'lo hichnisanu l'eretz
Ilu hichnisanu l'eretz yisrael, v'lo banah lanu et beit

If He had given us their wealth, and had not split
the sea for us.
If He had split the sea for us, and had not taken us
through it on dry land.
If He had taken us through the sea on dry
land, and had not drowned our oppressors in it.
If He had drowned our oppressors in it, and had
not supplied our needs in the desert for forty
If He had supplied our needs in the desert for forty years, and had not fed us the manna. Dayenu!
If He had fed us the manna, and had not given us
the Shabbat.
If He had given us the Shabbat,  and had not
brought us before Mount Sinai.
If He had brought us before Mount Sinai, and had
not given us the Torah.
If He had given us the Torah, and had not brought
us into the land of Israel.
If He had brought us into the land of Israel, and
had not built for us the Chosen House. Dayenu!

,‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ָממֹונָם ְוֹלא ָקַרע ָלנּו ֶאת ַהָיּם‬
ַ ‫ִאּלּו נ‬

‫ִאּלּו ָקַרע ָלנּו ֶאת ַהָיּם ְוֹלא ֶה ֱע ִב ָירנּו ְבתֹוכֹו‬
, ‫ֶּב ָחָר ָבה‬
‫ִאּלּו ֶה ֱע ִב ָירנּו ְבתֹוכֹו ֶּב ָחָר ָבה ְוֹלא ִׁש ַּקע ָצֵרנּו‬
, ‫ְּבתֹוכֹו‬
‫ִאּלּו ִׁש ַּקע ָצֵרנּו ְּבתֹוכֹו ְוֹלא ִס ֵּפק ָצְר ֵּכנּו ַּב ִּמ ְד ָּבר‬
,‫ַאר ָּב ִעים ָׁשנָה‬
‫ַאר ָּב ִעים ָׁשנָה וֹלא‬
ְ ‫ִאּלּו ִס ֵּפק ָצְר ֵּכנּו ַּב ִּמ ְד ָּבר‬
,‫ילנּו ֶאת ַה ָּמן‬
ָ ‫ֶה ֱא ִכ‬
,‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ַה ַׁש ָּבת‬
ַ ‫ילנּו ֶאת ַה ָּמן ְוֹלא נ‬
ָ ‫ִאּלּו ֶה ֱא ִכ‬

‫ ְוֹלא ֵקְר ָבנּו ִל ְפנֵי ַהר‬,‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ַה ַׁש ָּבת‬
ַ ‫ִאּלּו נ‬
‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת‬
ַ ‫ ְוֹלא נ‬,‫ִאּלּו ֵקְר ָבנּו ִל ְפנֵי ַהר ִסינַי‬
ָ ‫ַה‬
‫ִיסנּו ְל ֶאֶרץ‬
ָ ‫ּתֹורה ְוֹלא ִה ְכנ‬
ָ ‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ַה‬
ַ ‫ִאּלּו נ‬
,‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬
‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְוֹלא ָבנָה ָלנּו ֶאת‬
ְ ‫ִיסנּו ְל ֶאֶרץ י‬
ָ ‫ִאּלּו ִה ְכנ‬
, ‫ֵּבית ַה ְּב ִח ָירה‬

Thus how much more so should we be grateful
to the Omnipresent One for the doubled and redoubled goodness that He has bestowed upon
us; for He has brought us out of Egypt, and carried out judgments against them, and against
their idols, and smote their first-born, and gave us

‫ֻּפ ֶלת‬
ֶ ‫ּומכ‬
ְ ‫פּולה‬
ָ ‫טֹובה ְכ‬
ָ ,‫ ַּכ ָּמה ְו ַכ ָּמה‬,‫ַאחת‬
ַ ‫ַעל‬
‫ ְו ָע ָׂשה ָב ֶהם‬,‫הֹוציָאנּו ִמ ִּמ ְצַריִם‬
ִ ‫ ֶׁש‬:‫ַל ָּמקֹום ָע ֵלינּו‬
ֶ ‫כֹור‬
ֵ ‫ ְו ָהַרג ֶאת ְּב‬,‫יהם‬
ֶ ‫אֹלה‬
ֵ ‫ ְו ָע ָׂשה ֵב‬,‫ְׁש ָפ ִטים‬
,‫ ְו ָקַרע ָלנּו ֶאת ַהָיּם‬,‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ָממֹונָם‬
ַ ‫ְונ‬

We don’t automatically recognize
the two words in "Passover" but the holiday
name is really a combination referring to
when God "passed over" the Jewish homes
before the Exodus from Egypt. The Hebrew
word is Pesach and is used not only in
Exodus (12:23) when God "passed over",
but in Isaiah (31:5) where God promises
to guard Jerusalem from all harm, "Like
flying birds, so will God protect Jerusalem,
protecting and rescuing, passing over
(pasoakh) and delivering."

their wealth, and split the sea for us, and took us
through it on dry land, and drowned our oppressors in it, and supplied our needs in the desert for
forty years, and fed us the manna, and gave us
the Shabbat, and brought us before Mount Sinai,
and gave us the Torah, and brought us into the
land of Israel and built for us the Chosen House
to atone for all our sins.

,‫ ְו ִׁש ַּקע ָצֵרנּו ְּבתֹוכֹו‬,‫ְו ֶה ֱע ִב ָירנּו ְבתֹוכֹו ֶּב ָחָר ָבה‬
ָ ‫ ְו ֶה ֱא ִכ‬,‫ַאר ָּב ִעים ָׁשנָה‬
ְ ‫ְו ִס ֵּפק ָצְר ֵּכנּו ַּב ִּמ ְד ָּבר‬
‫ ְו ֵקְר ָבנּו ִל ְפנֵי‬,‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ַה ַׁש ָּבת‬
ַ ‫ ְונ‬,‫ֶאת ַה ָּמן‬
‫ִיסנּו ְל ֶאֶרץ‬
ָ ‫ ְו ִה ְכנ‬,‫ּתֹורה‬
ָ ‫ָתן ָלנּו ֶאת ַה‬
ַ ‫ ְונ‬,‫ַהר ִסינַי‬
‫ּובנָה ָלנּו ֶאת ֵּבית ַה ְּב ִח ָירה ְל ַכ ֵּפר ַעל‬
ָ ,‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬
ֵ ‫ָּכל ֲע‬

Rabban Gamliel used to say: Whoever does not
discuss the following three things on Passover
has not fulfilled his duty, namely:

ָ ‫ָאמר ְׁש‬
ַ ‫ ָּכל ֶׁשֹלּא‬:‫אֹומר‬
ֵ ‫יאל ָהיָה‬
ֵ ‫ּמ ִל‬
ְ ‫ַר ָּבן ַג‬
‫ ְו ֵאּלּו‬,‫חֹובתֹו‬
ָ ‫ָצא יְֵדי‬
ָ ‫ ֹלא י‬,‫ְּד ָבִרים ֵאּלּו ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬

The Passover Lamb,
The Matzah,
and the Bitter Herbs.

,‫ֶּפ ַסח‬
,‫מ ָצה‬

The Passover Lamb that our fathers ate during
the time of the Temple - for what reason did they
do so? Because the Omnipresent  passed over
our fathers' houses in Egypt, as it says, "You shall
say, It is a Passover-offering to the Lord, because
He passed over the houses of the children of Israel in Egypt when He struck the Egyptians with
a plague, and He saved our houses. And the people bowed and prostrated themselves." (Ex. 12:27)

Raise the Matzah and say:

Magid - ‫מגיד‬

This Matzah that we eat for what reason?  Because the dough of our fathers did not have time
to become leavened before the King of the kings

‫אֹוכ ִלים ִּבְז ַמן ֶׁש ֵּבית‬
ֵ ‫ֶּפ ַסח ֶׁש ָהיּו ֲא‬
‫ ַעל ׁשּום ָמה? ַעל ׁשּום‬,‫ַה ִּמ ְקָּדׁש ָהיָה ַקָיּם‬
ֵ ‫ֶׁש ָּפ ַסח ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ַעל ָּב ֵּתי ֲא‬
‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח הּוא‬
ַ ‫ַא ַמְר ֶּתם ז‬
ֲ ‫ ו‬:‫ּא ַמר‬
ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬,‫ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם‬
‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם‬
ְ ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר ָּפ ַסח ַעל ָּב ֵּתי ְבנֵי י‬,‫ַליי‬
‫ ַו ִיּּקֹד‬,‫ ְו ֶאת ָּב ֵּתינּו ִהצִּיל‬,‫ָגּפֹו ֶאת ִמ ְצַריִם‬
ְ ‫ְּבנ‬
ֲ ‫ּּׁש ַּת‬
ְ ‫ָה ָעם ַו ִי‬
‫ ַעל ׁשּום ָמה? ַעל ׁשּום‬,‫אֹוכ ִלים‬
ְ ‫מ ָּצה זֹו ֶׁשָאנּו‬
‫ח ִמיץ ַעד‬
ֲ ‫בֹותינּו ְל ַה‬
ֵ ‫ֶׁשֹלא ִה ְס ִּפיק ְּב ֵצ ָקם ֶׁשל ֲא‬

" (Ex.‫ ְל ָבֵרְך‬. so do my forebears accompany me and stand here with me today. redeemed not only our fathers from Egypt. all their service which they made them serve with rigor. rebelled in Warsaw.Israeli President Ezer Weizman’s remarks to the German Bundestag in 1996 This Bitter Herb that we eat for what reason? Because the Egyptians embittered our fathers' lives in Egypt.‫ָכלּו ְל ִה ְת ַמ ְה ֵמ ַּה‬ ְ ‫ ִּכי גְֹרׁשּו ִמ ִּמ ְצַריִם ְוֹלא י‬.‫ְל ָפ ֵאר‬ ‫ִּסים‬ ִ ‫בֹותינּו ְו ָלנּו ֶאת ָּכל ַהנ‬ ֵ ‫ְל ִמי ֶׁש ָע ָׂשה ַל ֲא‬ 25 .‫רֹומם‬ ֵ ‫ ְל‬. the Holy One. When the Lord returned the captives of Zion. because it was not leavened. and did not forget it by the rivers of Babylon.‫ָגַּאל ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא‬ ‫ ְל ַמ ַען‬.‫אתי ִמ ִּמ ְצָריִם‬ ִ ‫ִלי ְּב ֵצ‬ ‫אֹותנּו ָגַּאל‬ ָ ‫ ֶא ָּלא ַאף‬. blessed be He. I fought the Romans and was banished from Spain. as it is said: "It was us that He brought out from there.‫הֹוציאּו ִמ ִּמ ְצַריִם ֻעגֹת ַמּצֹות‬ ִ ‫ֲא ֶׁשר‬ . I was bound to the stake in Mainz. to praise. 13:8) The Holy One.‫מגיד‬ of kings. the country when I had been exiled and where I had been born. to adore.‫ ְל ַׁש ֵּב ַח‬. so that He might bring us to give us the land that He swore to our ancestors. as it is said: "You shall tell your child on that day.‫ַחנּו ַחָי ִּבים ְלהֹודֹות‬ ְ ‫יכְך ֲאנ‬ ָ ‫ְל ִפ‬ ‫ּול ַק ֵּלס‬ ְ ‫ ְל ַע ֵּלה‬. blessed be He. to bless.‫ֹתנּו‬ ֵ ‫ַל ֲאב‬ .‫ִע ָּמ ֶהם‬ ‫ִׁש ַּבע‬ ְ ‫ָארץ ֲא ֶׁשר נ‬ ֶ ‫ ָל ֶתת ָלנּו ֶאת ָה‬. and they had also not prepared any other provisions. I entered Jerusalem with David. I was incinerated in Treblinka. but He redeemed also us with them. as it is said: "They made their lives bitter with hard service. I am a wandering Jew who follows in the footsteps of his forebears.‫ֲעבָֹד ָתם ֲא ֶׁשר ָע ְבדּו ָב ֶהם ְּב ָפֶרְך‬ ‫ָאדם ִל ְראֹות ֶאת ַע ְצמֹו‬ ָ ‫חָיּב‬ ַ ‫ְּב ָכל ּדֹור וָדֹור‬ ‫ ְו ִה ַג ְּד ָּת‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬. to exalt. I studied Torah in Yemen and lost my family in Kishinev.‫ ְל ַהֵּדר‬.‫בֹותינּו ְּב ִמ ְצַריִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶׁש ֵּמְררּו ַה ִּמ ְצִרים ֶאת ַחֵיּי ֲא‬ .‫ְל ִבנְָך ַּביֹום ַההּוא ֵלאמֹר‬ ‫בֹותינּו ִּב ְל ָבד‬ ֵ ‫ ֹלא ֶאת ֲא‬. from which I come and to which I return.‫ָח ֵמץ‬ . was exiled from it with Zedekiah. 6:23) Thus it is our duty to thank." (Ex." (Deut. it is because of this that the Lord did for me when I left Egypt.‫ָּברּוְך הּוא‬ ‫ ִּכי ֹלא‬. 1:14) In every generation a person is obligated  to regard himself as if he had come out of Egypt. to laud.‫יהם ֶמ ֶלְך ַמ ְל ֵכי ַה ְּמ ָל ִכים‬ ֶ ‫ֶׁש ִנ ְּג ָלה ֲע ֵל‬ ‫ ַו ֹיּאפּו ֶאת ַה ָּב ֵצק‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬. for they had been driven out of Egypt and could not delay.‫ֹתנּו‬ ָ ‫ָה ִביא א‬ . .‫ָאלם‬ ָ ‫ּוג‬ ְ .‫הֹוציא ִמ ָׁשם‬ ִ ‫אֹותנּו‬ ָ ‫ ְו‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ֶׁש ֶנ‬.Magid . I dreamed among the builders of its ramparts.‫ָצא ִמ ִּמ ְצ ַריִם‬ ָ ‫ְּכ ִאּלּו הּוא י‬ ‫ ַּב ֲעבּור זֶה ָע ָׂשה ְיָי‬.‫ּיהם ַּב ֲעבָֹדה ָק ָשה‬ ֶ ‫ְמֲררּו ֶאת ַחֵי‬ ָ ‫ ַוי‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ֶׁש ֶנ‬ ‫ּוב ָכל ֲעבָֹדה ַּב ָּׂשֶדה ֶאת ָּכל‬ ְ ‫ּוב ְל ֵבנִים‬ ִ ‫ֹמר‬ ֶ ‫ְּבח‬ . Thus it is said: "They baked Matzah-cakes from the dough that they had brought out of Egypt.‫ ְל ַה ֵּלל‬. 12:39) Raise the Bitter Herbs and say: In Every Generation I was a slave in Egypt. I received the Torah at Mount Sinai. and with all manner of service in the field. to glorify. with mortar and with bricks. and emigrated to the Land of Israel." (Ex.‫ְו ַגּם ֵצָדה ֹלא ָעׂשו ָל ֶהם‬ ‫ ַעל ׁשּום ָמה? ַעל ׁשּום‬. to elevate and to honor the One who did all these miracles for ‫ ַה ָּקדֹוׁש‬.‫אֹוכ ִלים‬ ְ ‫מרֹור זֶה ֶׁשָאנּו‬ ָ . I crossed the Jordan River. Together with Joshua and Elijah. revealed Himself to them and redeemed them. and just as I escorted them there and then.

‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ְהי ֵׁשם יְהוָה ְמבָֹרְך ֵמ ַע ָּתה ְו ַעד‬ ִ‫י‬ ‫ ָרם ַעל ָּכל‬.‫ּגֹויִם יְהוָה ַעל ַה ָּׁש ַמיִם ְּכבֹודֹו‬ ‫ילי ִלְראֹות ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ִ ‫ ַה ַּמ ְׁש ִּפ‬. (Psalm 114) .‫ְל ִׂש ְמ ָחה‬ ‫ֹאמר ְל ָפנָיו ִׁש ָירה‬ ַ ‫ ְונ‬. His glory is over the heavens. May the Lord's Name be blessed from now and to all eternity.‫ה ְללּויָּה ַה ְללּו ַע ְבֵדי יְהוָה ַה ְללּו ֶאת ֵׁשם יְהוָה‬ ַ ‫ ִמ ִּמְזַרח‬. the hills like young sheep. the flint-stone into a spring of water.‫ ַה ְללּויָּה‬:‫חָד ָׁשה‬ ֲ Halleluyah . the Jordan turned backward. Hayita yehuda l'kodsho yisrael mamshelotav.‫ָרָאה ַוָּינֹס ַהַיְּרֵּדן ִיּסֹב ְלָאחֹור‬ ‫ ַמה ְּלָך ַהָיּם ִּכי ָתנּוס‬. Milifnei adon chuli aretz milifnei Eloah ya-akov. you servants of the Lord.‫ֲע ֶקֶרת ַה ַּביִת ֵאם ַה ָּבנִים ְׂש ֵמ ָחה ַה ְללּויָּה‬ When Israel went out of Egypt.‫יבי ַעּמֹו‬ ֵ ‫יבים ִעם נ ְִד‬ ִ ‫יבי ִעם נ ְִד‬ ִ ‫הֹוׁש‬ ִ ‫ְל‬ .‫ּומ ֵא ֶבל ְליֹום טֹוב‬ ֵ . ‫הֹוציָאנּו ֵמ ַע ְבדּות ְל ֵחרּות ִמָיּגֹון‬ ִ :‫ָה ֵאלּו‬ ‫ּומ ֲא ֵפ ָלה ְלאֹור‬ ֵ . praise the Name of the Lord. Let us therefore recite before Him Halleluyah. like a pool of water. the House of Jacob from a people of a foreign language. Heharim tirk'du ch'eilim g'va-ot kivnei tzon. into a joyful mother of children.‫מגיד‬ B'Tzeit Yisrael miMizrayim beit ya-akov be'am loez.‫לֹותיו‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ַמ ְמ ְׁש‬ ְ ‫ְהּודה ְל ָק ְדׁשֹו י‬ ָ ‫ְתה י‬ ָ ‫ָהי‬ ‫ ֶה ָהִרים ָר ְקדּו‬. The Lord is high above all nations. our fathers and for us. The sea saw and fled.‫ְּבעֹות ִּכ ְבנֵי צֹאן‬ ָ‫ג‬ ‫ֹפ ִכי ַהּצּור ֲאגַם ָמיִם ַח ָּל ִמיׁש‬ ְ ‫ ַהה‬.‫ּומ ִּׁש ְעּבּוד ִל ְג ֻא ָּלה‬ ִ . Hahofchi hatzur agam mayim chalamish l'maino mayim. our God. the Lord's Name is praised. and from deep darkness to great light and from bondage to redemption. He lifts the needy from the dunghill. Who is like the Lord. (Psalm 113) . that you flee. to seat them with nobles. What is with you. From the rising of the sun to its setting.‫ְל ַמ ְעיְנֹו ָמיִם‬ 26 .‫ַהַיְּרֵּדן ִּתּסֹב ְלָאחֹור‬ ‫ָארץ ִמ ִּל ְפנֵי‬ ֶ ‫חּולי‬ ִ ‫ ִמ ִּל ְפנֵי ָאדֹון‬.‫ָגּדֹול‬ . Jordan. Judah became His holy one. Ha-yam ra-ah va'yanos ha-yarden yisov l'akhor.‫ַעקֹב‬ ֲ ‫לֹוּה י‬ ַ ‫ֱא‬ . O sea.praise God. hills.Praise God. Israel His dominion. Mah l'cha hayam ki tanus hayarden tisov l'achor. He raises the poor from the dust. Halleluyah . offer praise.‫ְּבעֹות ִּכ ְבנֵי צֹאן‬ ָ ‫ילים ג‬ ִ ‫ְכ ֵא‬ ‫ילים‬ ִ ‫ ֶה ָהִרים ִּתְר ְקדּו ְכ ֵא‬. He restores the barren woman to the house. The mountains skipped like rams.Magid . why do you skip like rams. from sorrow to joy. who dwells on high yet looks down so low upon heaven and earth. with the nobles of His people. He took us from slavery to freedom. and from mourning to festivity. that you turn backward? Mountains.‫ֶׁש ֶמׁש ַעד ְמבֹואֹו ְמ ֻה ָּלל ֵׁשם יְהוָה‬ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ִמי ַּכיהוָה ֱא‬.‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫יבי‬ ִ ‫מֹוׁש‬ ִ .‫ֹלעז‬ ֵ ‫ַעקֹב ֵמ ַעם‬ ֲ ‫ִׂש ָר ֵאל ִמ ִּמ ְצָריִם ֵּבית י‬ ְ ‫ְּב ֵצאת י‬ ‫ ַהָיּם‬. Praise God.‫פּת יִָרים ֶא ְביֹון‬ ֹ ‫ימי ֵמ ָע ָפר ָּדל ֵמ ַא ְׁש‬ ִ ‫ ְמ ִק‬. Heharim rakdo khe'elim g'va-ot kivnei tzon.‫יהי ָל ָׁש ֶבת‬ ִ ‫ַה ַּמ ְג ִּב‬ .

who creates the fruit of the vine.‫ִׂשָר ֵאל‬ ְ ‫ ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ָגַּאל י‬. Lord. King of the universe.‫בֹותינּו ִמ ִּמ ְצַריִם‬ ֵ ‫ְָּאלנּו ְוגַָאל ֶאת ֲא‬ ָ ‫ג‬ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ֵּכן ְיָי ֱא‬. who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us concerning the washing of the 27 . who redeemed Israel.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ . Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam. and we shall thank You with a new song for our redemption and for the deliverance of our souls. King of the universe. asher kidshanu b'mitzvotav v'tzivanu al netilat yadayim. Blessed are You.‫ מגיד‬/ Rachtzah .‫ָדיִם‬ ָ‫ילת י‬ ַ ‫ְט‬ ִ ‫ֹותיו ְו ִצּוָנּו ַעל נ‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצ‬ © www. ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר‬. our God. our God.‫ּומרֹור‬ ָ ‫ְלה ַהּזֶה ֶל ֱא ָכל ּבֹו ַמ ָּצה‬ ָ ‫ַל ַּלי‬ ‫ָלים‬ ִ ‫מֹוע ִדים ְו ִלְרג‬ ֲ ‫ִּיענּו ְל‬ ֵ ‫בֹותינּו יַג‬ ֵ ‫ֵאֹלהי ֲא‬ ֵ ‫ו‬ ‫ ְׂש ֵמ ִחים‬. ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּתה ְיָי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ . King of the universe. our God. enable us to attain other holidays and festivals that will come to us in peace with happiness in the rebuilding of Your city.‫רחצה‬ Raise the cup.‫בֹוד ֶתָך‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִב ְניַן ִע ֶירָך ְו ָׂש ִׂשים ַּב ֲע‬ ‫ִּיע ָּד ָמם ַעל ִקיר‬ ַ ‫ּומן ַה ְּפ ָס ִחים ֲא ֶׁשר יַג‬ ִ ‫ַהְּז ָב ִחים‬ ‫ְּא ָּל ֵתנּו‬ ֻ ‫נֹודה ְלָך ִׁשיר ָחָדש ַעל ג‬ ֶ ‫ ְו‬. ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר ִק ְּד ָׁשנּו‬. God. and enabled us to attain this night to eat Matzah and Maror. This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 Blessed are You.‫ַפ ֵׁשנּו‬ ְ ‫ְו ַעל ְּפדּות נ‬ Blessed are You.‫חָך ְלָרצֹון‬ ֲ ‫ִמְז ַּב‬ .israel365.‫אתנּו ְל ָׁשלֹום‬ ֵ ‫ֲא ֵחִרים ַה ָּב ִאים ִל ְקָר‬ ‫ֹאכל ָׁשם ִמן‬ ַ ‫ ְונ‬. God. So too.‫ּפן‬ ֶ ‫ה ָג‬ ַ ‫ּבֹורא ְּפ ִרי‬ ֵ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ָ Rachtzah ‫ָר ְחצָ ה‬ Blessed are You. There may we be able to eat of the offerings and the Passover Lamb whose blood shall be sprinkled on the wall of Your altar for acceptance. One should not speak until after making the next two blessings and eating the Matzah. our God and God of our fathers. recite the following and drink while leaning to the left as a sign of freedom.Magid . and with rejoicing in Your service. The hands are washed with a blessing. who has redeemed us and redeemed our fathers from Egypt.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ ‫ִּיענּו‬ ָ ‫ ְו ִהג‬. borei p'ri hagafen. Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam. God.

‫ ֲא ֶׁשר ִק ְּד ָשנּו‬.‫מרור‬ Take all three matzot and say: Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us concerning the eating of Matzah.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ .Motzi .‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ֶל ֶחם ִמן ָה‬ ‫ַמ ּצָ ה‬ Blessed are You. This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 Motzi Blessed are You. hamotzi lechem min ha' 28 . our God. Lord. our God.israel365. dip into haroset and say before eating without reclining.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ . asher kidshanu b'mitzvotav v'tzivanu al achilat Maror. who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us concerning the eating of Maror. who brings forth bread from the earth. our God. Lord. King of the universe. Matza ‫מֹוצִ יא‬ ‫ּמֹוציא‬ ִ ‫עֹולם ַה‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ . Release the bottom Matzah and say: Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam. King of the universe. Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam. asher kidshanu b'mitzvotav v'tzivanu al achilat Matzah.‫ מוציא‬/ Matzah . Take some Bitter Herbs.‫ילת ַמ ָּצה‬ ַ ‫ֹותיו ְו ִצּוָנּו ַעל ֲא ִכ‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצ‬ Maror ‫ָמרֹור‬ Blessed are You. ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר ִק ְּד ָשנּו‬. Lord. Eat a piece of the upper and middle Matzah while reclining to the left.‫ מצה‬/ Maror . King of the universe.‫ילת ָמרֹור‬ ַ ‫ֹותיו ְו ִצּוָנּו ַעל ֲא ִכ‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצ‬ © www.

‫ כורך‬/ Shulchan Orech . Matzah and Bitter Herbs and eat them 29 .israel365.. the Afikoman is eaten as dessert while leaning to your left.‫ֹאכלֻהּו‬ ְ ‫ּומרִֹרים י‬ ְ Shulchan Orech ‫עֹורְך‬ ֵ ‫ֻׁשלְ ָחן‬ Tzafun ‫צָ פּון‬ © www. as it says. This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 Korech ‫ּכֹורְך‬ ֵ This is what Hillel would do at the time of the "They shall eat it with Matzah and Bitter Herbs.‫צפון‬ Take the bottom Matzah and make a sandwich with Bitter Herbs and haroset and say while reclining to the left: They tried to kill us." (Num.Korech . 9:11) ‫ ֵּכן ָע ָׂשה ִה ֵּלל ִּבְז ַמן ֶׁש ֵּבית‬.‫ַחד‬ ַ ‫אֹוכל ְּבי‬ ֵ ‫ְו‬ .‫ שלחן עורך‬/ Tzafun .‫ֵכר ְל ִמ ְקָּדׁש ְּכ ִה ֵּלל‬ ֶ‫ז‬ ‫ּומרֹור‬ ָ ‫ּכֹורְך ֶּפ ַסח ַמ ָּצה‬ ֵ ‫ ָהיָה‬:‫ַה ִּמ ְקָּדׁש ָהיָה ַקָיּם‬ ‫ ַעל ַמּצֹות‬:‫ּא ַמר‬ ֱ ‫ ְל ַקֵיּם ַמה ֶׁש ֶנ‬. So.. let’s eat! After the meal is over. He would combine the Passover Lamb. but God saved us.

Leader: With the permission of all present.‫יקים ַּב ֶּנגֶב‬ ִ ‫יתנּו ַּכ ֲא ִפ‬ ֵ ‫ֶאת ְׁש ִב‬ ‫ֹׂשא ֶמ ֶׁשְך ַהָזַּרע‬ ֵ ‫ּובכֹה נ‬ ָ ‫ֵלְך‬ ֵ ‫ ָהלֹוְך י‬.il 30 .‫ִה ְג ִּדיל ְיָי ַל ֲעׂשֹות ִע ָּמנּו ָהיִינּו ְׂש ֵמ ִחים‬ ‫ ַהזְֹּר ִעים ְּב ִד ְמ ָעה‬. Response: Y'hi shem Adonai m'vorach meiatah v'ad olam. Response: Blessed be He of whose bounty we have eaten.‫ְבֵרְך‬ ָ ‫ נ‬. Higdil Adonai la-asot imanu.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ְהי ֵׁשם ְיָי ְמבָֹרְך ֵמ ַע ָּתה ְו ַעד‬ ִ ‫ י‬:‫ַה ְמ ֻס ִּבים‬ . "The Lord has done great things for these. Az yimalei s'chok pinu ul'shoneinu rinah.‫ָחיִינּו‬ .‫ּבֹותי‬ ַ ‫ִּבְרׁשּות ְמָרנָן ְוַר ָּבנָן ְוַר‬ . Response: May the Name of the Lord be blessed from now and forever. the Grace is preceded by the following introduction: Leader: Rabotai n'varech. Leader: Baruch (Eloehinu) she-achalnu mishelo uvtuvo chayinu.Barech . carrying his sheaves. the Grace is preceded by the following introduction: Leader: Gentlemen. (Psalm 126) When three or more men are present. let us bless He of whose bounty we have eaten. we will have been like dreamers. let us say Grace. Leader: Blessed be He of whose bounty we have eaten. nosei alumotav. Response: Baruch (Eloheinu) she-achalnu mishelo uvtuvo chayinu.‫ּובטּובֹו ָחיִינּו‬ ְ ‫ּובטּובֹו‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ְלנּו ִמ ֶּׁשלֹו‬ ַ ‫ֹלהינּו) ֶׁש‬ ֵ ‫(א‬ ֱ ‫ ָּברּוְך‬:‫ַמן‬ ֵ ‫ַה ְמז‬ . Az yomru vagoyim higdil Adonai la-asot im eileh. When three or more men are present. bo yavo (yavo) v'rinah.  When the Lord will return the exiles of Zion. All: Blessed be His Name always. Then will they say among the nations.‫ִקצֹרּו‬ ְ ‫ְּבִרּנָה י‬ . Then our mouth will be filled with laughter. Haloch yeilech uvachoh. and our tongue with joyous song.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ְהי ֵׁשם ְיָי ְמבָֹרְך ֵמ ַע ָּתה ְו ַעד‬ ִ ‫ י‬:‫ַמן‬ ֵ ‫ַה ְמז‬ ‫ְבֵרְך (בעשרה‬ ָ ‫ נ‬. hayinu s'meichim. Those who sow in tears will reap with joyous song. ‫ָּב ֵרְך‬ ‫יבת ִצּיֹון ָהיִינּו‬ ַ ‫ּמ ֲעלֹות ְּבׁשּוב ְיָי ֶאת ִׁש‬ ַ‫ה‬ ַ ‫ׁשיר‬ ִ ‫ּולׁשֹונֵנּו ִרּנָה‬ ְ ‫ִּמ ֵלא ְׂשחֹוק ִּפינּו‬ ָ ‫ ָאז י‬. Leader: Y'hi shem Adonai m'vorach meiatah v'ad olam.‫ברך‬ Fill the third cup of wine and say the Grace after Birshut rabotai n'vareich (if 10 or more. B'shuv Adonai et shivat tziyon hayinu k'cholmim. Shnuvah Adonai et sh'vitenu kaafikim banegev.‫ּוברּוְך ׁשמֹו‬ ָ ‫ ָּברּוְך הּוא‬:‫ֻלם‬ ָ ‫ּכ‬ © www. he will surely come back with joyous song. return our exiles as streams in the Negev.‫ֹל ִמים‬ ְ ‫ְּכח‬ . nosei meshech hazara. we were joyful.‫ּבֹותי‬ ַ ‫ ַר‬:‫ּפֹות ַח‬ ֵ ‫ַמן‬ ֵ ‫ַה ְמז‬ .‫ֹתיו‬ ָ ‫ֹׂשא ֲא ֻלּמ‬ ֵ ‫ּבֹא יָבֹוא ְבִרּנָה נ‬ :‫ֵמן‬ ֵ ‫ָבין ְלז‬ ִ ‫חי‬ ֲ ‫ָאכלּו ְּכ ֶא ָחד‬ ְ ‫לׁשה ֶׁש‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . He goes along weeping.‫ָאכ ְלנּו ִמ ֶּׁשלֹו‬ ַ ‫ֹלהינּו) ֶׁש‬ ֵ ‫ֱא‬ ‫ָאכ ְלנּו ִמ ֶּׁשלֹו‬ ַ ‫ֹלהינו) ֶׁש‬ ֵ ‫(א‬ ֱ ‫ ָּברּוְך‬:‫ַה ְמ ֻס ִּבים‬ . This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 Barech A Song of Ascents. Grace After Meals Shir hama-alot.‫ֹאמרּו ַבּגֹויִם ִה ְג ִּדיל ְיָי ַל ֲעׂשֹות ִעם ֵא ֶּלה‬ ְ ‫ָאז י‬ ‫ׁשּובה ְיָי‬ ָ . forever and ever. Hazorim b'dimah b'rinah yiktzoru.israel365. All: Baruch hu uvaruch sh'mo. carrying the bag of seed. add: Eloheinu) she-achalnu mishelo. Lord." The Lord has done great things for us.

for the life. favor and kindness which You have graciously bestowed upon us. Blessed are You Lord. Hu notein lechem l'chol basar ki l'olam chasdo. and prepares food for all His creatures whom He has created.‫ּומ ַפְרנֵס ַלּכֹל‬ ְ ‫זָן‬ :‫ּיֹותיו ֲא ֶׁשר ָּבָרא (בנוסח ספרד מוסיפים‬ ָ ‫ְּבִר‬ .‫ְך‬ ‫ל‬ ָ ‫ן‬ ‫ָת‬ ַ ‫נ‬ ‫ר‬ ‫ּׁש‬ ֶ ‫א‬ ֲ ‫ה‬ ‫ּטֹוב‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ַ ‫ץ‬ ‫ָאר‬ ֶ ‫ה‬ ָ ‫ל‬ ‫ע‬ ַ ‫יָך‬ ‫ֹלה‬ ֶ ‫ֱא‬ You. Through His great goodness to us continuously we do not lack food.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ ‫ הּוא‬. May Your Name be blessed by the mouth of .‫יתנּו ִמ ֵּבית ֲע ָב ִדים‬ ָ ‫ּופ ִד‬ ְ ‫ֹלהינּו ֵמ ֶאֶרץ ִמ ְצַריִם‬ ֵ ‫ֱא‬ ‫ּתֹור ְתָך‬ ָ ‫יתָך ֶׁש ָח ַת ְמ ָּת ִּב ְב ָׂשֵרנּו ְו ַעל‬ ְ ‫ְו ַעל ְּבִר‬ ‫ ְו ַעל ַח ִיּים ֵחן‬.‫ָאכ ְל ָּת ְו ָׂש ַב ְע ָּת‬ ַ ‫"ו‬ ְ :‫ ַּכ ָּכתּוב‬. as it is said: You open Your hand and satisfy the desire of every living thing. and may we never lack it. for Your statutes which You have made known to us. for His kindness is everlasting. He gives food to all flesh. For He is a benevolent God who feeds and sustains all. who provides food for all.‫ברך‬ Everyone sings together: Everyone sings together: Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech ha-olam. hazan et hakol.‫טֹובה ְּור ָח ָבה‬ ָ ‫ֶאֶרץ ֶח ְמָּדה‬ . does good to all.ָ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיי‬ ‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ְח ְל ָּת ַל ֲא‬ ַ ‫ֹלהינּו ַעל ֶׁש ִהנ‬ ֵ ‫נֹודה לְָּך ְיָי ֱא‬ ֶ ‫אתנּו ְיָי‬ ָ ‫הֹוצ‬ ֵ ‫ ְו ַעל ֶׁש‬. from the land of Egypt and redeemed us from the house of slaves.‫ָעד‬ ֶ ‫עֹולם ו‬ ָ ‫ְל‬ -‫ּומ ִכין ָמזֹון ְל ָכל‬ ֵ ‫ּומ ִטיב ַלּכֹל‬ ֵ . constantly and forever. we thank You and bless ‫רּוְך‬ ‫ּב‬ ָ ".‫ְּתנּו‬ ָ ‫ָח ֶסד ֶׁשחֹו ַננ‬ ֶ‫ו‬ ‫ּוב ָכל‬ ְ ‫ּוב ָכל ֵעת‬ ְ ‫ ְּב ָכל יֹום‬. Lord. We thank You. in His goodness.‫הֹוד ְע ָּתנּו‬ ַ ‫חקֶּיָך ֶׁש‬ ֻ ‫ֶׁש ִּל ַּמ ְד ָּתנּו ְו ַעל‬ ‫ילת ָמזֹון ָׁש ַא ָּתה זָן‬ ַ ‫ ְו ַעל ֲא ִכ‬. uv'tuvo hagadol tamid lo chasar lanu v'al yechsar lanu mazon l'olam va-ed.‫ ַהָזּן ֶאת ַהּכֹל‬. and at every hour. Lord our God. our God. Blessed are You.‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫ּב ָׂשר ִּכי ְל‬-‫ל‬ ָ ‫ֹתן ֶל ֶחם ְל ָכ‬ ֵ‫נ‬ ‫ֶח ַסר ָלנּו ָמזֹון‬ ְ ‫ַה ָגּדֹול ָּת ִמיד ֹלא ָח ַסר ָלנּו ְוַאל י‬ ‫ ִּכי הּוא ֵאל‬. good and spacious land. As it is written: When you have eaten and are satiated. with kindness and with mercy.  for having given as a heritage to our fathers a precious. ba-avur sh'mo hagadol.‫ח ִמים‬ ֲ ‫ּובַר‬ ְ ‫עֹולם ּכֻּלֹו ְּבטּובֹו ְּב ֵחן ְּב ֶח ֶסד‬ ָ ‫ָה‬ ‫ּובטּובֹו‬ ְ . for Your Torah which You have taught us.‫ָׁש ָעה‬ ‫ּומ ָבְר ִכים‬ ְ ‫מֹודים ָלְך‬ ִ ‫ַחנּו‬ ְ ‫ֹלהינּו ֲאנ‬ ֵ ‫הּכֹל ְיָי ֱא‬ ַ ‫ְו ַעל‬ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִת ָּבַרְך ִׁש ְמָך ְּב ִפי ָּכל ַחי ָּת ִמיד ְל‬ ְ ‫ י‬. for having brought us out.‫ ַּב ֲעבּור ְׁשמֹו ַה ָגּדֹול‬. at all times.ָ‫ַא ָּתה ְיי‬ every living being.‫אֹותְך‬ ָ ‫ּובַר ְכ ָּת ֶאת ְיָי‬ ֵ .‫ָעד‬ ֶ‫ו‬ For all this.Barech . hazan et ha-olam kulo b'tuvo. our God.)‫חי ָרצֹון‬-‫ל‬ ַ ‫יע ְל ָכ‬ ַ ‫ּומ ְׂש ִּב‬ ַ ‫ָדָך‬ ֶ‫ּפֹות ַח ֶאת י‬ ֵ :‫ָּכָאמּור‬ . b'chein b'chesed uvrachamim. for Your covenant which You have sealed in our flesh. and for the food we eat with which You constantly feed and sustain us every day. 31 . for the sake of His great Name. Lord. Lord our God.‫אֹותנּו ָּת ִמיד‬ ָ ‫ּומ ַפְרנֵס‬ ְ . ki hu zan umfarnes la-kol umeitiv lakol umeichin mazon l'chol b'riyotav asher bara. who. Baruch atah Adonai. :‫ֻלם ְמ ָבְר ִכים‬ ָ ‫ּכ‬ ‫ ַהָזּן ֶאת‬.‫ָארץ ְו ַעל ַה ָמזֹון‬ ֶ ‫ ַעל ָה‬.  King of the universe. feeds the whole world with grace.

Our Shepherd. God.‫ּקָרא ִׁש ְמָך ָע ָליו‬ ְ ‫ְו ַה ָקדֹוׁש ֶׁש ִנ‬ ‫ ְו ַהְרוַח‬. for the land and for the food.‫ְרּוׁש ַליִם ִע ֶירָך‬ ָ ‫י‬ ‫ ְו ַעל ַה ַּביִת ַהגָדֹול‬. for You are the Master of all salvations and the Master of all consolations. God. feed us. Lord our God.‫ זּונֵנּו‬. and upon the great and holy House which is called by Your Name. please do not make us dependent upon the gifts of mortal men nor upon their loans. Have mercy.‫ּחמֹות‬ ָ ‫ּוב ַעל ַה ֶנ‬ ַ ‫ַהיְׁשּועֹות‬ 32 .‫יחנּו‬ ֵ ‫ְסנּו ְו ַכ ְל ְּכ ֵלנּו ְו ַהְרִו‬ ֵ ‫ ַפְרנ‬.‫ְר ֵענּו‬ ‫ ְונָא ַאל‬.‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ֱא‬. holy and generous hand.‫ַאה ָבה ְּכ ִמ ְצוַת ְרצֹונֶָך‬ ֲ ‫ּבֹו ְּב‬ ‫ָחה ְּביֹום‬ ָ ‫ַאנ‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁשֹלּא ְת ֵהא ָצָרה ְויָגֹון ו‬ ֵ ‫ְיָי ֱא‬ ‫ֶח ַמת ִציֹון ִע ֶירָך‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ְּבנ‬ ֵ ‫ ְו ַהְר ֵאנּו ְיָי ֱא‬.‫נּוח ֵתנּו‬ ָ ‫ְמ‬ ‫ְרּוׁש ַליִם ִעיר ָק ְד ֶׁשָך ִּכי ַא ָּתה הּוא ַּב ַעל‬ ָ ‫ּוב ִב ְניַן י‬ ְ . let us see the consolation of Zion Your city.‫ָאבינּו‬ ִ . Lord.Barech . Our God. God. to refrain from work and to rest thereon with love. grant us relief from all our afflictions. and through the precept of the Seventh Day.  upon Israel Your people. In Your will. Lord our God.‫יעי ַה ַׁש ָּבת ַה ָגּדֹול ְו ַה ָקדֹוׂש ַהּזֶה‬ ִ ‫יֹום ַה ְׁש ִב‬ ‫נּוח‬ ַ ‫יֹום זֶה ָגּדֹול ְו ָקדֹוׁש הּוא ְל ָפנֶיָך ִל ְׁש ָּבת ּבֹו ְו ָל‬ ‫ִיח ָלנּו‬ ַ ‫ּובְרצֹונְָך ָהנ‬ ִ .‫ָעד‬ ֶ ‫עֹולם ו‬ ָ ‫ִּכ ֵלם ְל‬ ָ‫נ‬ On Shabbat add: May it please You. our God. ‫ ְו ַעל‬. that we may not be shamed or disgraced forever and ever. open. upon Zion the abode of Your glory.‫ברך‬ you shall bless the Lord your God. Blessed are You. upon Jerusalem Your city. :‫יפים‬ ִ ‫מֹוס‬ ִ ‫ְּב ַׁש ָּבת‬ ‫ּוב ִמ ְצוַת‬ ְ ‫ֹותיָך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו ְּב ִמ ְצ‬ ֵ ‫יצנּו ְיָי ֱא‬ ֵ ‫ח ִל‬ ֲ‫ה‬ ַ ‫ְר ֵצה ְו‬ ‫ ִּכי‬. that there shall be no trouble. our God.‫יחָך‬ ֶ ‫ַמ ְלכּות ֵּבית ָּדִוד ְמ ִׁש‬ .‫רֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ֹלהינּו ְמ ֵהָרה ִמ ָּכל ָצ‬ ֵ ‫ָלנּו ְיָי ֱא‬ ‫ָדם‬ ָ‫ידי ַמ ְּתנַת ָּב ָׂשר ו‬ ֵ ‫ ֹלא ִל‬. For this day is great and holy before You. our God. Lord. in accordance with the commandment of Your will. sustain us. nourish us and give us comfort.‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ַעמֶָּך‬ ְ ‫ֹלהינּו ַעל י‬ ֵ ‫חם נָא ְיָי ֱא‬ ֶ ‫ַר‬ ‫ ְו ַעל‬. to strengthen us through Your commandments. but only upon Your full.‫דֹוׁשה ְו ָהְר ָח ָבה‬ ָ ‫תּוחה ַה ְּק‬ ָ ‫ַה ְּפ‬ .‫ָָאתם‬ ָ ‫ידי ַה ְלו‬ ֵ ‫ְוֹלא ִל‬ ‫ ֶׁשֹלא נֵבֹוׁש ְוֹלא‬.‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫יכנּו ְיָי ֱא‬ ֵ ‫ַּת ְצִר‬ ‫ ִּכי ִאם ְלי ְָדָך ַה ְּמ ֵלָאה‬. our God. and the rebuilding of Jerusalem Your holy city.‫בֹודָך‬ ֶ ‫ ְו ַעל ִצּיֹון ִמ ְׁש ַּכן ְּכ‬. our Father. this great and holy Shabbat. for the good land which He has given you. and speedily. bestow upon us tranquility. upon the kingship of the house of David Your anointed. sadness or grief on the day of our rest.

‫ּול ָׁשלֹום‬ ְ ‫ ְל ַח ִיּים‬. ‫מ ָלנּו הּוא‬ the Shepherd of Israel. kindness. Lord.‫ברך‬ Jerusalem = Peace The name Jerusalem . are a gracious and merciful King. our King. spare us and be gracious to us.‫ַחג ַה ַּמּצֹות ַהזֶה‬ ‫ּוּבד ַבר‬ ְ .‫ּבֹור ֵאנּו‬ ְ . and the remembrance of all Your people the House of Israel.‫ִּׁש ַמע‬ ָ ‫ְויֵָר ֶאה ְויֵָר ֶצה ְוי‬ ‫יח ֶּבן‬ ַ ‫ ְוִז ְכרֹון ָמ ִׁש‬. on this day of the Festival of Matzot. Jerusalem .‫ֵיטיב ָלנּו‬ ִ ‫ הּוא י‬. Jerusalem is meant to be the source for all peace on earth. recollect us on this day for blessing. grace. our Father. Rebuild Jerusalem the holy city speedily in our days.‫ְרּוׁש ַליִם ִעיר ָק ְד ֶׁשָך‬ ָ ‫ ְוִז ְכרֹון י‬. Lord. help us on this day for good life.‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ּופ ְקדֹונֵנּו ְוִז ְכרֹון ֲא‬ ִ ‫ ְוִז ְכרֹון‬.has the word ‫ שלום‬at its core which explains why the Temple was constructed in a very special manner: "hammers.‫הּוא ֵמ ִטיב‬ Holy One.‫ ִּכי ֵא ֶליָך ֵעינֵינּו‬. have mercy upon us and deliver us.‫ַהּטֹוב ְו ַה ֵּמ ִטיב ַלּכֹל‬ Might.‫ח ִמים‬ ֲ ‫ּולַר‬ ְ ‫ּול ֶח ֶסד‬ ְ ‫ְל ֵחן‬ .‫ירושלים‬ .‫ ירושלים‬.‫ח ִמים חּוס ְו ָח ֵנּנּו‬ ֲ ‫ְׁשּועה ְוַר‬ ָ ‫י‬ ‫ ִּכי ֵאל ֶמ ֶלְך ַחּנּון‬. our Maker. the whole world is at peace.ָ‫ְיי‬ . on this Festival of holy convocation. the Hebrew word for ‘Peace. be seen and accepted.‫ָמינּו‬ ֵ ‫ה ָרה ְבי‬ ֵ ‫ִּב ְמ‬ . our God. for deliverance. may there ascend. No instruments of war or violence were not used so that peace would be built into the very foundation of Jerusalem’s holy Temple.‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְל ָפנֶיָך ִל ְפ ֵל ָטה‬ ְ ‫ָּכל ַע ְּמָך ֵּבית י‬ ‫ ְּביֹום‬. Lord.‫ְוַרחּום ָא ָּתה‬ ‫ֹדׁש‬ ֶ ‫הּק‬ ַ ‫ְרּוׁש ַליִם ִעיר‬ ָ ‫ּובנֵה י‬ ְ ‫ּתה‬ ָ ‫ ָּברּוְך ַא‬. Our God and God of our fathers. for when Jerusalem is at peace.‫ְרּוׁש ָליִם‬ ָ ‫מיו י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ ּבֹונֵה ְב ַר‬. chisels or any iron instruments were not heard in the Temple when it was being built" (I Kings 6:7).‫ּוּפ ְקֵדנּו בֹו ִל ְבָר ָכה‬ ָ ‫ ְוַר ֵחם ָע ֵלינּו‬. Remember us on this day.‫גֹומ ֵלנּו הּוא י ְִג ְמ ֵלנּו ָל ַעד‬ ְ 33 .‫יענּו‬ ֵ ‫הֹוׁש‬ ִ ‫ְו‬ .ָ‫ּתה ְיי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ .‫ַאל‬ ‫ר‬ ָ ‫ִׂש‬ ְ ‫י‬ ‫ה‬ ‫רֹוע‬ ֵ ‫נּו‬ ‫רֹוע‬ ֵ . Amen.‫ִּיע‬ ַ ‫ַע ֶלה ְוָיבֹא ְויַג‬ ֲ ‫ י‬. the remembrance of our fathers.‫יֹוצֵרנּו‬ ְ .‫ ַמ ְל ֵּכנּו‬. the remembrance of Jerusalem Your holy city. benevolent God.‫ָאבינּו‬ ִ Blessed are You.‫ֹב‬ ‫ק‬ ‫ַע‬ ֲ ‫י‬ ‫דֹוׁש‬ ‫ק‬ ְ ‫נּו‬ ‫דֹוׁש‬ ֵ ‫ְק‬ verse. our Shepherd. our ֵ ‫ ֶׁש ְּב ָכל יֹום וָיֹום הּוא‬.‫ָאמן‬ ֵ ‫ ָה ֵאל‬. God. King of the uni‫ְך‬ ‫ֶּל‬ ֶ ‫מ‬ ‫ה‬ ַ .‫ָּדִוד ַע ְבֶּדָך‬ . who in His mercy rebuilds Jerusalem. the remembrance of Messiah the son of David Your servant. the Holy One of Jacob. Blessed are You.‫ה ִטיב‬ ָ ‫ הּוא ְג‬.‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֲ ‫ֵאֹלהי‬ ֵ ‫ֹלהינּו ו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּכר ִז ְכרֹונֵנּו‬ ֵ ‫ִּפ ֵקד ְו ִיָז‬ ָ ‫ ְוי‬. good life and peace. the King who is good and ‫ח ִמים‬ ֲ ‫ּולַר‬ ְ ‫ּול ֶח ֶסד‬ ְ ‫ ְל ֵחן‬.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ ֱא‬.‫ַאד ֵירנּו‬ ִ .‫טֹובה‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ּבֹו ְל‬ ֵ ‫ָכֵרנּו ְיָי ֱא‬ ְ ‫ ז‬. heard. With the promise of deliverance and compassion. for our eyes are directed to You.‫טֹובה‬ ָ ‫ ְל‬.contains the word Shalom – ‫שלום‬. our . for good. mercy.‫ּא ֵלנּו‬ ֲ ‫ ֹג‬. our God. for You. our Redeemer. come and reach. recalled and remembered before You. . well-being.‫יענּו בֹו ְל ַח ִיּים‬ ֵ ‫הֹוׁש‬ ִ ‫ ְו‬.' The world’s holiest city. our Creator.Barech . the remembrance and recollection of us.

life. ‫ָביא‬ ִ ‫ִׁש ַלח ָלנּו ֶאת ֵא ִלָיּהּו ַהּנ‬ ְ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ ‫ׂר ָלנּו ְּבׂשֹורֹות טֹובֹות יְׁשּועֹות‬ ּ ֵ ‫יב‬ ‫ש‬ ַ ‫ ִו‬. and honored in us forever and ever. May the Merciful One  break the yoke of exile from our neck and may He lead us upright to our land.‫טֹוב‬ . it’s also a noun that means ‘womb’ ‫רחם‬/re-chem because a mother has a natural love for her offspring.Barech .‫ַהּזֶה‬ 34 .‫ַאר ֵצנּו‬ ְ ‫קֹומ ִמיּות ְל‬ ְ ‫יכנּו‬ ֵ ‫יֹול‬ ִ May the Merciful One send us Elijah the Prophet may he be remembered for good and may he bring us good tidings.‫ָאכ ְלנּו ָע ָליו‬ ַ ‫ׁל ָחן זֶה ֶׁש‬ ְ‫ש‬ ֻ ‫ ְו ַעל‬. relief. kindness and mercy. ‫ֶח ָמה‬ ָ ‫יׁשּועה נ‬ ָ ‫ ְּבָר ָכה ִו‬. blessing and help. compassion.‫עֹול ִמים‬ ָ . He bestows. consolation. salvation and consolation.‫ּדֹורים‬ ִ ‫ִׁש ַּת ַּבח ְלדֹור‬ ְ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ ‫עֹול ֵמי‬ ְ ‫ּול‬ ְ ‫ִת ַהַּדר ָּבנּו ָל ַעד‬ ְ ‫ ְוי‬. ‫רחם‬/ ra-chem isn’t only an adjective. each and every day. and He will do good for us.‫ָסה ְו ַכ ְל ָּכ ָלה‬ ָ ‫ַּרנ‬ ְ‫פ‬ . May the Merciful One be blessed in heaven and on earth.‫ְצ ִחים‬ ָ ‫ֵצח נ‬ ַ ‫ּולנ‬ ְ ‫ָל ַעד‬ .‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ִת ָּבַרְך ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ְ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ ‫ִת ָּפַאר ָּבנּו‬ ְ ‫ ְוי‬. May the Merciful One send abundant blessing into this house and upon this table at which we have eaten. and may He never cause us to lack any good. He has bestowed. May the Merciful One be praised for all generations. God’s mercy towards us is like the instinctively tender and warm love that a mother has for her child. and He will forever bestow upon us grace. The Merciful One The Hebrew word for mercy. He has done good for us.‫ֶחמֹות‬ ָ ‫ְונ‬ ‫ִׁש ַלח ָלנּו ְּבָר ָכה ְמֻר ָּבה ַּב ַּביִת‬ ְ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ .‫ְח ְּסֵרנּו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם ַעל י‬ ָ ‫ּומ ָּכל טּוב ְל‬ ִ . salvation and success.‫ָארנּו‬ ֵ ‫ִׁשּבֹור ֻע ֵּלנּו ֵמ ַעל צַּּו‬ ְ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ .‫ְסנּו ְּב ָכבֹוד‬ ֵ ‫ְפְרנ‬ ַ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ May the Merciful One sustain us with honor. and be glorified in us forever and all eternity. peace and all goodness. He does good for us. May the Merciful One reign over us forever and ever.‫ָעד‬ ֶ ‫עֹולם ו‬ ָ ‫ִמלֹוְך ָע ֵלינּו ְל‬ ְ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ . ‫ ְוהּוא‬.‫ברך‬ does good to all.‫ּולֶרוַח ַה ָּצ ָלה ְו ַה ְצ ָל ָחה‬ ְ ‫ח ִמים ְו ַח ִיּים ְו ָׁשלֹום ְו ָכל‬ ֲ ‫ ְוַר‬. sustenance and nourishment.‫זָכּור ַלּטֹוב‬ .

‫אֹותנּו ְו ֶאת ָּכל ֲא ֶׁשר ָלנּו‬ ָ . "in everything. Amen. the mistress of this house. their children." with "everything.‫ברך‬ ‫מֹורי ַּב ַעל ַה ַּביִת‬ ִ ‫ָאבי‬ ִ ‫ְבֵרְך ֶאת‬ ָ ‫מן הּוא י‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ .‫ָל ֶהם‬ -"‫"מּכֹל‬-"‫ֹל‬ ִ ‫"ּבּכ‬ ַ ‫ַעקֹב‬ ֲ ‫ִצ ָחק ְוי‬ ְ ‫ַאבָר ָהם י‬ ְ ‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ֲא‬ ‫ַחד ִּב ְבָר ָכה‬ ַ ‫ֻּלנּו י‬ ָ ‫אֹותנּו ּכ‬ ָ ‫ְבֵרְך‬ ָ ‫"ּכֹל" – ֵּכן י‬ ". May we receive blessing from the Lord and just kindness from the God of our salvation. them. On Shabbat add:  May the Merciful One  cause us to inherit that day which will be all Shabbat and rest for life everlasting. and my mother. Barech . you get ‫ ישמח‬/ yee-sa-makh.‫מֹור ִתי ַּב ֲע ַלת ַה ַּביִת ַהּזֶה‬ ָ ‫ ְו ֶאת ִא ִּמי‬. my teacher. Isaac and Jacob.‫עֹול ִמים‬ ָ ‫ְל ַחֵיּי ָה‬ ‫ יֹום ֶׁשּכֻּלֹו‬.May the Merciful One bless my father. God will be universally recognized and true happiness will come to the entire world. their household.‫"ָאמן‬ ֵ :‫ֹאמר‬ ַ ‫ ְונ‬.‫ִע ָּמ ֶהם‬ ‫ּול ַחֵיּי‬ ְ ‫יח‬ ַ ‫ַּכנּו ִלימֹות ַה ָּמ ִׁש‬ ֵ ‫מן הּוא ְיז‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ַר‬ ָ .‫ָארֹוְך‬ ‫יהי ֶח ְל ֵקנּו‬ ִ ‫ ִו‬. the master of this house. and all that is ours." "from everything. and may our portion be amongst them. Abraham. ‫משיח‬.’ With the arrival of the Moshiach (Messiah). the day where the righteous will sit with crowns upon their heads basking in the splendor of God's Presence. Just as He blessed our forefathers.‫ְׁש ֵל ָמה‬ ‫יהם ְו ָע ֵלינּו ְזכּות ֶׁש ְּת ֵהא‬ ֶ ‫ְל ְּמדּו ֲע ֵל‬ ַ ‫מרֹום י‬ ָ ‫ַּב‬ ‫ּוצָד ָקה‬ ְ . Messiah If you rearrange the Hebrew letters of the word for Messiah.‫ִׁש ֵענּו‬ ְ ‫אֹלהי י‬ ֵ ‫ֵמ‬ .ָ‫ִׂשא ְבָר ָכה ֵמ ֵאת ְיי‬ ָ ‫ ְונ‬. and may we find grace and good understanding in the eyes of God and man. us.‫ְל ִמ ְׁש ֶמֶרת ָׁשלֹום‬ ‫ִמ ָצא ֵחן ְו ֵׂש ֶכל טֹוב ְּב ֵעינֵי‬ ְ ‫ ְונ‬. may there be invoked upon him and upon us such merit which will bring a safeguarding of peace. From On High. my teacher. that eternal day.‫ַהּזֶה‬ ‫ַר ָעם ְו ֶאת ָּכל ֲא ֶׁשר‬ ְ‫יתם ְו ֶאת ז‬ ָ ‫אֹותם ְו ֶאת ֵּב‬ ָ ‫ּת ָּבְרכּו‬ ְ ‫ ְּכמֹו ֶׁש ִנ‬." so may He bless all of us (the children of the Covenant) together with a perfect blessing.‫עֹולם ַה ָּבא‬ ָ ‫ָה‬ 35 .‫ילנּו יֹום ֶׁשּכֻלֹו טֹוב‬ ֵ ‫ְח‬ ִ ‫מן הּוא ַינ‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ָר‬ ַ ‫יהם‬ ֶ ‫רֹות‬ ֵ ‫יֹוׁש ִבים ְו ַע ְט‬ ְ ‫יקים‬ ִ ‫ַּּד‬ ִ ‫ יֹום ֶׁשצ‬. ‘he will rejoice. and let us say. the whole world will finally be at peace.‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהים ְו‬ ִ ‫ֱא‬ :‫יפים‬ ִ ‫מֹוס‬ ִ ‫ְּב ַׁש ָּבת‬ ‫נּוחה‬ ָ ‫ּומ‬ ְ ‫ילנּו יֹום ֶׁשּכֻלֹו ַׁש ָּבת‬ ֵ ‫ְח‬ ִ ‫מן הּוא ַינ‬ ָ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫ה ָר‬ ַ . May the Merciful One  cause us to inherit that day which is all good. and all that is theirs.‫ֶהנִין ִמזִּיו ַה ְּׁש ִכינָה‬ ֱ ‫יהם ְונ‬ ֶ ‫אׁש‬ ֵ ‫ְּבָר‬ . May the Merciful One grant us the privilege of reaching the days of the Messiah and the life of the World to Come.

but those who seek the Lord shall not lack any good. (Psalms 79:6. ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּתה ְיָי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ . And they shield Your people Israel from their enemies. and upon the kingdoms that do not call upon Your Name. Pour out Your wrath upon the nations that do not acknowledge You.‫ ְו ָהיָה ְיָי ִמ ְב ַטחֹו‬.ָ‫ִב ַטח ַּב ְיי‬ ְ ‫ֲא ֶׁשר י‬ ‫ַרעֹו ְמ ַבקֶּׁש‬ ְ‫ ְוז‬. Say the following: Love over Hate An alternative passage from a 1521 manuscript: Pour out your love on the nations who know You and on kingdoms who call Your name.‫ָדָך‬ ֶ‫ֶאת י‬ ‫ִיתי גַם‬ ִ ‫ַער ָהי‬ ַ ‫ נ‬.‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫ ִּכי ְל‬.‫ִׂשָרַאל‬ ְ ‫ַע ֶׂשה ָׁשלֹום ָע ֵלינּו ְו ַעל ָּכל י‬ ֲ ‫הּוא י‬ ".‫ברך‬ Recite the blessing for the wine.‫"ָאמן‬ ֵ Fear the Lord. Young lions are in need and go hungry. Give thanks to the Lord for He is good.‫ְּכ ִפ ִירים ָרׁשּו ְוָר ֵעבּו‬ ‫ּפֹות ַח‬ ֵ . .‫ָל ֶחם‬ Blessed are You. for His kindness is everlasting.7) Pour out Your indignation upon them. 3:66) ‫ח ָמ ְתָך ֶאל ַהּגֹויִם ֲא ֶׁשר ֹלא יְָדעּוָך ְו ַעל‬ ֲ ‫ְׁשפְֹך‬ ‫ָאכל ֶאת‬ ַ ‫ ִּכי‬. our God. Lord.‫ֹׂשה ֶח ֶסד ִל ְמ ִׁשיחֹו‬ ֶ ‫ ְוע‬. May they merit to see the good of Your chosen and to rejoice in the joy of Your nation. Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord. For they have devoured Jacob and laid waste his habitation.‫ הֹודּו ַל ְיָי ִּכי טֹוב‬.‫ַעקֹב ְו ֶאת ָנוֵהּו ֵה ַׁשּמּו‬ ֲ‫י‬ ‫ידם‬ ֵ ‫ ִּתְר ֹדּף ְּבַאף ְו ַת ְׁש ִמ‬. (Lam.‫יע ְל ָכל ַחי ָרצֹון‬ ַ ‫ּומ ְׂש ִּב‬ ַ .‫ ִּכי ֵאין ַמ ְחסֹור ִל ֵירָאיו‬.‫רֹומיו‬ ָ ‫ֹׂשה ָׁשלֹום ִּב ְמ‬ ֶ ‫ ע‬. .‫ְבֵרְך ֶאת ַעמֹו ַב ָׁשלֹום‬ ָ ‫ ְיָי י‬.‫ֹׁשיו‬ ָ ‫יְראּו ֶאת ְיָי ְקד‬ ‫ַח ְסרּו ָכל‬ ְ ‫ ְודְֹר ֵׁשי ְיָי ֹלא י‬. for those who fear Him suffer no want. and the Lord will be his trust.‫טֹוב‬ ‫ּבר‬ ֶ ‫ ָּברּוְך ַה ֶג‬. He is a tower of salvation to His king. and bestows kindness upon His anointed.‫ְּתי‬ ִ ‫ָקנ‬ ַ‫ז‬ . and drink the third cup while leaning to the left: Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam. and let the wrath of Your anger overtake them. You open Your hand and satisfy the desire of every living thing.‫ָפן‬ ֶ ‫הג‬ ַ ‫ּבֹורא ְּפ ִרי‬ ֵ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ָ The fourth cup is poured and the door is opened.ָ‫ִמ ַּת ַחת ְׁש ֵמי ְיי‬ 36 . Amen. may He make peace for us and for all Israel.‫ִמ ְגּדֹול יְׁשּועֹות ַמ ְלּכֹו‬ . and destroy them from beneath the heavens of the Lord. King of the universe.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ַרעֹו ַעד‬ ְ‫ּולז‬ ְ ‫ְלָדִוד‬ :‫ ְו ִא ְמרּו‬. to David and his descendants forever. borei p'ri hagafen.Barech . (Psalms 69:25) Pursue them with anger. He who makes peace in His heights. you His holy ones. who creates the fruit of the vine.‫ִּתן‬ ֵ ‫ ְיָי עֹז ְל ַעמֹו י‬. For the good which they do for the seed of Jacob.‫ַׂשיגֵם‬ ִ ‫ַחרֹון ַא ְּפָך י‬ ֲ‫ו‬ .‫ֶעזָב‬ ֱ ‫יתי ַצ ִדיק נ‬ ִ ‫ ְוֹלא ָר ִא‬. and say.‫ַמ ְמ ָלכֹות ֲא ֶׁשר ְּב ִׁש ְמָך ֹלא ָקָראּו‬ ‫ַע ֶמָך‬ ְ ‫יהם ז‬ ֶ ‫ ְׁשפְֹך ֲע ֵל‬.

Their idols are of silver and gold. Yizhak.‫הּוא‬ . trust in the Lord.‫ ִּכי ְל ִׁש ְמָך ֵּתן ָּכבֹוד‬. but cannot see.‫ְב ֵרְך‬ ָ ‫ְיָי ְז ָכ ָרנּו י‬ ‫ ַה ְּק ַטנִים ִעם‬.‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ָתן ִל ְבנֵי‬ ַ ‫ָארץ נ‬ ֶ ‫ָׁש ַמיִם ַל ְיָי ְו ָה‬ ‫ְבֵרְך יָּה‬ ָ ‫ַחנּו נ‬ ְ ‫ַאנ‬ ֲ ‫ ו‬.‫ַה ְּגד ִֹלים‬ ‫ ַה ָּׁש ַמיִם‬. they have a nose.israel365. You are blessed unto the Lord.‫ִׂש ָר ֵאל‬ ְ ‫ְבֵרְך ֶאת ֵּבית י‬ ָ ‫ י‬. Lord. the product of human hands: they have a mouth. Like them should be their makers. their feet cannot walk.‫ּומ ִגּנָם הּוא‬ ָ ‫ ֶעְזָרם‬. He will bless the House of Israel.‫ֵיכם‬ ֶ ‫יכם ְו ַעל ְּבנ‬ ֶ ‫ ֲע ֵל‬. (Ps.ָ‫ִׂש ָר ֵאל ְּב ַטח ַּב ְיי‬ ְ ‫ י‬. their hands cannot feel. Rachel. will bless. The dead do not praise God. He will bless those who fear the Lord.‫ְמיׁשּון‬ ִ ‫יהם ְוֹלא י‬ ֶ ‫יְֵד‬ ‫ ּכֹל ֲא ֶׁשר‬.ָ‫ַאהרֹן ִּב ְטחּו ַּב ְיי‬ ֲ ‫ ֵּבית‬. Rivkah.‫יכם‬ ֶ ‫ֹסף ְיָי ֲע ֵל‬ ֵ ‫ י‬. nor do those that go down into the silence of the grave.‫ֶּפה ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא יְַד ֵּברּו‬ . He is their help and their shield. Israel. ‫ ש‬Shin = Sarah. It begins with the smallest letter of the Hebrew alphabet .Abraham. but the earth He gave to the children of man. House of Aaron. Additionally. The heavens are the heavens of the Lord. Isaac.‫ל‬. He will bless the House of Aaron. everyone that trusts in them. the small with the great. This contrast alludes to both its humble origins as well as its glorious destiny.‫יהם‬ ֶ ‫ֹלה‬ ֵ ‫נָא ֱא‬ .Sarah.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֵמ ַע ָּתה ְו ַעד‬ © www.‫הלל‬ Israel Throughout the Bible. He does.‫ָע ָׂשה‬ . is their God?" Our God is in heaven.The name ‘Israel’ / ‫ ישראל‬refers to both the Land and the People and contains great insights. now. but cannot speak.‫ְה ֵּלכּו‬ ַ ‫יהם ְוֹלא י‬ ֶ ‫ ַר ְג ֵל‬.‫דּומה‬ ָ ‫ְה ְללּויָּה ְוֹלא ָּכל יְֹרֵדי‬ ַ‫י‬ :‫ ַה ְללּויָּה‬. not to us. for the sake of Your kindness and Your truth.‫ַאהרֹן‬ ֲ ‫ֶאת ֵּבית‬ . they have eyes.‫ ַעל ֲא ִמ ֶּתָך‬. they can make no sound with their ‫ ר‬Resh = Rachel.and concludes with the largest letter . Why should the nations say.‫ ֵעי ַניִם ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא יְִראּו‬. He is their help and their shield.‫ֹט ַח ָּב ֶהם‬ ֵ ‫ּב‬ . the three Patriarchs . the Maker of heaven and earth. He is their help and their shield.ָ‫רּוכים ַא ֶּתם ַל ְיי‬ ִ ‫ְּב‬ ‫ ֹלא ַה ֵּמ ִתים‬.Hallel . they have ears.‫ ַאף ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא יְִריחּון‬. and the Four Matriarchs . but cannot smell. the Jewish people are known by the name Yisrael. This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 Hallel ‫ַהּלֵ ל‬ Not to 37 .‫ֶהּגּו ִּב ְגרֹונָם‬ ְ‫י‬ ‫ּומ ִגּנָם‬ ָ ‫ ֶעְזָרם‬. but to Your Name give glory. and Jacob. from now to eternity. ‫ ַעל‬.ָ‫יְִר ֵאי ְיָי ִּב ְטחּו ַּב ְיי‬ The Lord.ָ‫ְבֵרְך יְִר ֵאי ְיי‬ ָ ‫ י‬.‫ י‬. Rebecca.‫ַח ְס ְּדָך‬ ‫ ּכֹל ֲא ֶׁשר ָח ֵפץ‬.‫יהם‬ ֶ ‫ֹׂש‬ ֵ ‫ִהיּו ע‬ ְ ‫מֹוהם י‬ ֶ ‫ ְּכ‬.‫ּומ ִגּנָם הּוא‬ ָ ‫ ֶעְזָרם‬. but cannot hear. mindful of us. upon you and upon your children.‫ִׁש ָמעּו‬ ְ ‫ָאז ַניִם ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא י‬ ְ ‫ ֹלא‬. "Where. the name ‘Israel’ / ‫ ישראל‬contains an acronym for every one of our spiritual ancestors. 115) ‫ְבֵרְך‬ ָ ‫ י‬. May the Lord increase blessing upon you. You who fear the Lord.‫ָָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ֹׂשה ָׁש ַמיִם ו‬ ֵ ‫ ע‬. But we will bless God.‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ָהב ַמ ֲע ֵׂשה יְֵדי‬ ָ ‫יהם ֶּכ ֶסף ְוז‬ ֶ ‫ ֲע ַצ ֵּב‬. whatever He desires. trust in the Lord.‫ֹלא ָלנּו ְיָי ֹלא ָלנּו‬ ‫ֹאמרּו ַהּגֹויִם ַאֵיּה‬ ְ ‫ ָל ָּמה י‬. ‫ ל‬Lamed = Leah.‫ֵאֹלהינּו ַב ָּׁש ָמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ ו‬. trust in the Lord. and Leah: ‫ י‬Yod = Ya’akov. ‫ א‬Alef = Avraham. Halleluyah Praise God.

‫ְל ָכל ַעּמֹו‬ ‫ ִּפ ַּת ְח ָּת‬. in the courtyards of the House of the Lord.‫קֹולי‬ ִ ‫ִׁש ַמע ְיָי ֶאת‬ ְ ‫ּתי ִּכי י‬ ִ ‫ָאה ְב‬ ַ ‫ ֲא ָפפּונִי ֶח ְב ֵלי ָמוֶת‬.‫ַפ ִׁשי‬ ְ ‫ְּטה נ‬ ָ ‫ ָאּנָא ְיָי ַמל‬.‫ַארצֹות ַה ַח ִיּים‬ ְ ‫ ֶא ְת ַה ֵּלְך ִל ְפנֵי ְיָי ְּב‬. because He hears my voice. my prayers. For You have delivered my soul from death. For He turned His ear to me.‫ ֲאנִי ַע ְב ְּדָך ֶּבן ֲא ָמ ֶתָך‬.‫ַר ְג ִלי ִמֶּד ִחי‬ ‫ָאמְר ִּתי‬ ַ ‫ ֲאנִי‬. for I am Your servant. The Lord is gracious and just.‫ְכי‬ ִ ‫ּמל ָע ָלי‬ ַ ‫ ִּכי ְיָי ָג‬.ָ‫ֵּבית ְיי‬ 38 . in the midst of Jerusalem.‫ְיָי ֶא ְקָרא‬ ‫ּלֹותי ְו ִלי‬ ִ ‫ ַד‬. I will pay my vows to the Lord in the presence of all His people.‫ֶגָדה נָא ְל ָכל ַעמֹו‬ ְ ‫נְָדַרי ַל ְיָי ֲא ַׁש ֵלם נ‬ :‫ ַה ְללּויָּה‬.‫ּכזֵב‬ ֹ ‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ ָּכל ָה‬.‫ ָצָרה ְויָגֹון ֶא ְמ ָצא‬. Lord. and the agonies of the grave came upon me.‫ַפ ִׁשי ִמ ָּמוֶת‬ ְ ‫ִּכי ִח ַּל ְצ ָּת נ‬ .‫מֹוסָרי‬ ֵ ‫ְל‬ ‫ ְּב ַח ְצרֹות‬. I am Your servant the son of Your handmaid.‫ּומ ָצֵרי ְׁשאֹול ְמ ָצאּונִי‬ ְ . You have loosened my bonds.‫יע‬ ַ ‫ְהֹוׁש‬ ִ ‫י‬ ‫ ֶאת‬. "All men are deceitful.‫ִיתי ְמאֹד‬ ִ ‫ ֲאנִי ָענ‬." even when I said in my haste.‫ֵאֹלהינּו ְמַר ֵחם‬ ֵ ‫ו‬ . Halleluyah Praise God. (Ps. deliver my soul. "I am greatly afflicted. trouble and sorrow I encounter and I call u upon the Name of the Lord: Please. The pangs of death encompassed me. I had faith even when I said.ָ‫ֹמר ְּפ ָתאיִם ְיי‬ ֵ ‫ ׁש‬. to your rest.‫ְרּוׁש ָליִם‬ ָ ‫תֹוכ ִכי י‬ ֵ ‫ ְּב‬.‫ידיו‬ ָ ‫ח ִס‬ ֲ ‫ָקר ְּב ֵעינֵי ְיָי ַה ָּמְו ָתה ַל‬ ָ ‫ י‬.‫מּולֹוהי ָע ָלי‬ ִ ‫ׁשיב ַל ְיָי ָּכל ַּת ְג‬ ִ ‫מה ָא‬ ָ ‫ֶגָדה ּנָא‬ ְ ‫ נְָדַרי ַל ְיָי ֲא ַׁש ֵּלם נ‬. I will walk before the Lord in the lands of the living.‫ ַחנּון ְיָי ְו ַצ ִדיק‬. To You I will bring an offering of thanksgiving.‫ְּתי ִּכי ֲאַד ֵּבר‬ ִ ‫ֶה ֱא ַמנ‬ . 116) ‫ ּכֹוס יְׁשּועֹות‬. Lord. my eyes from tears. Precious in the eyes of the Lord is the death of His pious ones. I was brought low and He saved me.‫ּוב ֵׁשם ְיָי ֶא ְקָרא‬ ְ ‫ּתֹודה‬ ָ ‫ֶבח‬ ַ ‫ ְלָך ֶאְז ַּבח ז‬. Return.Hallel . and I will call upon the Name of the Lord. The Lord watches over the simpletons.‫ְכי‬ ִ ‫נּוחי‬ ָ ‫ַפ ִׁשי ִל ְמ‬ ְ ‫ׁשּובי נ‬ ִ . my foot from stumbling.‫ ֶאת ֵעינִי ִמן ִּד ְמ ָעה‬.‫הלל‬ I love the Lord. all my days I will call upon Him.‫ּוב ֵׁשם ְיָי ֶא ְקָרא‬ ְ ‫ֶא ָּׂשא‬ ‫ ָאּנָא‬. for the Lord has dealt kindly with you. I will pay my vows to the Lord in the presence of all His people.‫ָמי ֶא ְקָרא‬ ַ ‫ּובי‬ ְ ‫ָאזנֹו ִלי‬ ְ ‫ִה ָּטה‬ ‫ּוב ֵׁשם‬ ְ .‫חנּונָי‬ ֲ ‫ ַּת‬. I thank you.‫ְב ָח ְפִזי‬ What can I repay the Lord for all His kindness to me? I will raise the cup of salvation and call upon the Name of the Lord.‫ְיָי ִּכי ֲאנִי ַע ְבֶּדָך‬ ." ‫ ִּכי‬. our God is compassionate. my soul.

‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫ֹאמרּו נָא י ְִר ֵאי ְיָי ִּכי ְל‬ ְ ‫י‬ Out of narrow confines I called to God. such as poverty or illness and sometimes for psychological reasons. It is better to rely on the Lord. but the Lord helped me. ki l'olam chasdo. (Ps.‫ ֹלא ָאמּות ִּכי ֶא ְחיֶה‬. but I shall live and relate the deeds of God.‫ׂה ָחיִל‬ ‫ֹש‬ ֵָ ‫ְמין ְיָי ע‬ ִ‫י‬ . sometimes for physical reasons.‫ִּסַרנִי ָיּּה‬ ְ ‫ ַיּסֹר י‬.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֶא ֶמת ְיָי ְל‬ ֱ ‫ ו‬. but I cut them down in the Name of the Lord. for He is good.‫ילם‬ ַ ‫ִּכי ֲא ִמ‬ .‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫ִׂש ָר ֵאל ִּכי ְל‬ ְ ‫ֹאמר נָא י‬ ַ ‫י‬ . teaching us that the Almighty saves us from the narrow confines.meetz-ra-YEEM.‫ְּבׂשנְָאי‬ . but He did not give me over to death. Halleluyah Praise God. My foes pushed me again and again to fall. It is better to rely on the Lord. On a mystical level. for His kindness is everlasting. and this has been my salvation. Yomar na yisrael.‫ַמ ֲע ֵׂשי יָּה‬ 39 . than to trust in nobles.‫הלל‬ Hal'lu et Adonai. Let those who fear the Lord say it.‫ה ְללּו ֶאת ְיָי ָּכל ּגֹויִם‬ ַ :‫ ַה ְללּויָּה‬.‫אתי יָּה‬ ִ ‫ּמ ַצר ָקָר‬ ֵ‫ה‬ ַ ‫ִמן‬ ‫ַאנִי ֶאְר ֶאה‬ ֲ ‫ ְיָי ִלי ְּבעֹזְָרי ו‬. (Ps. for His kindness is everlasting.‫ָבר ָע ֵלינּו ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ‫ג‬ Give thanks to the Lord." I shall not die. 117) ‫ ִּכי‬. for His kindness is everlasting. through my helpers. Narrow Confines Praise the Lord. I will not fear what can man do to me? The Lord is with me.‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ֹח ָּב‬ ַ ‫חסֹות ַּבְיָי ִמ ְּבט‬ ֲ ‫ טֹוב ַל‬. ve-emet Adonai l'olam. kol goyim shab'chuhu kol haumim. all peoples.‫יבים‬ ִ ‫ֹח ִּבנְִד‬ ַ ‫חסֹות ַּבְיָי ִמ ְּבט‬ ֲ ‫ַל‬ ‫ ְּב ֵׁשם ְיָי‬. Ki gavar aleinu chasdo. they encompassed me.‫ ַסּבּונִי גַם ְס ָבבּונִי‬. Yomru na veit aharon. and the truth of the Lord is everlasting. Hal'luyah.‫ֶּר ָחב יָּה‬ ְ‫ ָע ָננִי ַּבמ‬. Passover is the festival of hope and faith.‫ ַׁש ְּבחּוהּו ָּכל ָה ֻא ִּמים‬.‫יקים‬ ִ ‫ָאה ֵלי ַצִּד‬ ֳ ‫ְּב‬ ‫ַא ַס ֵּפר‬ ֲ ‫ ו‬. They surrounded me like bees. the right hand of the Lord performs deeds of valor.‫ׂה ָחיִל‬ ‫ֹש‬ ֵָ ‫ְמין ְיָי ע‬ ִ ‫ י‬. ki l'olam chasdo.‫ילם‬ ַ ‫ְּב ֵׁשם ְיָי ִּכי ֲא ִמ‬ ‫יׁשּועה‬ ָ ‫ קֹול ִרּנָה ִו‬. ki l'olam chasdo. God has chastised me.‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫ַאהרֹן ִּכי ְל‬ ֲ ‫ֹאמרּו נָא ֵבית‬ ְ ‫י‬ .‫ְת ָננִי‬ ָ ‫ ְו ַל ָּמוֶת ֹלא נ‬.‫ ּכָל ּגֹויִם ְס ָבבּונִי‬.‫ָרנִי‬ ָ‫ ַוְיָי ֲעז‬. They surrounded me. Egypt symbolizes the agonizing straits that constrict us. Yomru na yirei Adonai.‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ּע ֶׂשה ִלי‬ ֲ ‫ ַמה ַי‬.‫רֹומ ָמה‬ ֵ ‫ְמין ְיָי‬ ִ ‫ י‬. all nations. For His kindness was mighty over us. I cut them down in the Name of the Lord. ‫ ְיָי ִלי ֹלא‬.‫ ַסּבּונִי ִכְּדבִֹרים‬. The Hebrew word for ‘confines’ ‫ר‬-‫צ‬-‫ מ‬is closely related to the word for Egypt ‫ מצרים‬. ki l'olam chasdo. God is my strength and song. for His kindness is everlasting. Let the House of Aaron say it. yet they are extinguished like a fire of thorns. than to trust in man. The Lord is with me.‫פּל‬ ֹ ‫יתנִי ִל ְנ‬ ַ ‫ ָּדחֹה ְּד ִח‬.  Extol Him.‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫הֹודּו ַל ְיָי ִּכי טֹוב ִּכי ְל‬ .Hallel . but I cut them down in the Name of the Lord.‫ִא ָירא‬ ‫ טֹוב‬.‫ילם‬ ַ ‫ְּב ֵׁשם ְיָי ִּכי ֲא ִמ‬ . The right hand of the Lord is exalted. Hodu l'Adonai ki tov.‫קֹוצים‬ ִ ‫ּעכּו ְּכ ֵאׁש‬ ֲ ‫ ֹד‬.‫יׁשּועה‬ ָ ‫ְהי ִלי ִל‬ ִ ‫ִמָרת יָּה ַוי‬ ְ ‫ָעזִּי ְוז‬ . All nations surround me. Let Israel say it.  God answered me with abounding relief. and I can face my enemies. such as depression or despair. Each of us occasionally finds ourselves trapped. 118) . The sound of joyous song and salvation is in the tents of the righteous: "The right hand of the Lord performs deeds of valor.

ָ‫ָאּנָא ְיי‬ !‫יחה נָא‬ ָ ‫ה ְצ ִל‬ ַ . it is wondrous in our eyes. Ana Adonai hoshiah na! Ana Adonai hoshiah na! Ana Adonai hatzlichah na! Ana Adonai hatzlichah na! Open for me the gates of righteousness. nagilah v'nism'chah bo. tzaddikim yavoh u'voh. haitah l'rosh pinah. please help us!  O Lord. Zeh hayom asah Adona.‫יקים ָיבֹאּו בֹו‬ ִ ‫ ַצִּד‬.‫ִׂש ְמ ָחה בֹו‬ ְ ‫ִילה ְונ‬ ָ ‫זֶה ַהּיֹום ָע ָׂשה ְיָי נָג‬ !‫יעה ּנָא‬ ָ ‫הֹוש‬ ִ .ָ‫זֶה ַה ַּׁש ַער ַלְיי‬ .‫ִפ ָלאת ְּב ֵעינֵינּו‬ ְ ‫ְתה זֹּאת ִהיא נ‬ ָ ‫ֵמ ֵאת ְיָי ָהי‬ . vat'hi lishuah. Me-et Adonai haitah zot. (x2) The stone scorned by the builders  has become the main cornerstone. I thank You for You have answered me.ָ‫ָאּנָא ְיי‬ !‫יחה נָא‬ ָ ‫ה ְצ ִל‬ ַ .‫ְתה ְלרֹאׁש ִּפּנָה‬ ָ ‫ֶא ֶבן ָמ ֲאסּו ַהּבֹונִים ָהי‬ . please grant us success! . please grant us success!  O Lord. hi niflat b'eineinu.Hallel . (x2) This was indeed from the Lord. (x2) O Lord. vat'hi lishuah. Even ma-asu habonim.  let us be glad and rejoice on it.‫ִפ ָלאת ְּב ֵעינֵינּו‬ ְ ‫ְתה זֹּאת ִהיא נ‬ ָ ‫ֵמ ֵאת ְיָי ָהי‬ .‫תחּו ִלי ַׁש ֲעֵרי ֶצֶדק‬ ְ ‫ִּפ‬ .‫ִׂש ְמ ָחה בֹו‬ ְ ‫ִילה ְונ‬ ָ ‫זֶה ַהּיֹום ָע ָׂשה ְיָי נָג‬ . Zeh hayom asah Adona. hi niflat b'eineinu. please help us! O Lord. (x2) This day the Lord has made. avoh va'am odeh yah.‫הלל‬ Pitchu li sha'arei tzedek. I will enter them and give thanks to God.‫יׁשּועה‬ ָ ‫ַּת ִהי ִלי ִל‬ ְ ‫ִיתנִי ו‬ ָ ‫אֹודָך ִּכי ֲענ‬ ְ . Ze ha-sha'ar l'Adonai.‫אֹודה יָּה‬ ֶ . haitah l'rosh pinah. Od'cha ki anitani. This is the gate of the Lord.‫יׁשּועה‬ ָ ‫ַּת ִהי ִלי ִל‬ ְ ‫ִיתנִי ו‬ ָ ‫אֹודָך ִּכי ֲענ‬ ְ . Od'cha ki anitani.‫ְתה ְלרֹאׁש ִּפּנָה‬ ָ ‫ֶא ֶבן ָמ ֲאסּו ַהּבֹונִים ָהי‬ . and You have been a help to me.ָ‫ָאּנָא ְיי‬ 40 .‫ ָאבֹא ָבם‬. Even ma-asu habonim.ָ‫ָאּנָא ְיי‬ !‫יעה ּנָא‬ ָ ‫הֹוש‬ ִ . nagilah v'nism'chah bo. the righteous will enter it. Me-et Adonai haitah zot.

For I know that the Lord is great.ּ‫מָך‬ ֶ ‫רֹומ‬ ְ ‫א‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהי‬ ַ ‫א‬ ֱ . 118) .‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ ִּכי ְל‬. our God. for it is pleasant. O Egypt. Whatever pleases the Lord.‫ֻּלתֹו‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ִל ְסג‬ ְ ‫ַעקֹב ָּב ַחר לֹו יָּה י‬ ֲ ‫ִּכי י‬ . for from the beginning to the end of the world You are Almighty God. He makes lightning for the rain. give praise. For it is good to thank You.‫ה ְללּויָּה ַה ְללּו ֶאת ֵׁשם יְהוָה ַה ְללּו ַע ְבֵדי יְהוָה‬ ַ .‫יבְרכּו‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְּבִרנָה יֹודּו ִו‬ ְ ‫ַע ְמָך ֵּבית י‬ ‫ָאה‬ ֱ ‫ּול ִׁש ְמָך נ‬ ְ ‫ ִּכי ְלָך טֹוב ְלהֹודֹות‬. (x2) (Ps. Your pious ones. (x2) The Lord is Almighty. I will exalt You.‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫ֹמ ִדים ְּב ֵבית יְהוָה ְּב ַח ְצרֹות ֵּבית ֱא‬ ְ ‫ֶׁשע‬ . Who cause the vapors to ascend from the ends of the earth. in the courts of the house of our God. . You that stand in the house of the Lord.ָ‫נּוכם ִמ ֵּבית ְיי‬ ֶ ‫ ֵּבַר ְכ‬. His kindness is everlasting. He gave us light. for He is good.ָ‫ׁשם ְיי‬ ֵ ‫ה ָּבא ְּב‬ ַ ‫ָּברּוְך‬ .ָ‫נּוכם ִמ ֵּבית ְיי‬ ֶ ‫ ֵּב ַר ְכ‬. laud and glorify.‫ַמ ִליכּו ֶאת ִׁש ְמָך‬ ְ ‫ַק ִּדיׁשּו ְוי‬ ְ ‫ְוי‬ .‫עֹוׂשי ְרצֹונֶָך‬ ֵ ‫יקים‬ ִ ‫ידיָך ַצ ִּד‬ ֶ ‫ַח ִס‬ ֲ ‫ ו‬. He brings forth the wind out of His treasuries.‫ ַמ ְל ֵּכנּו‬.‫ּּמים ְו ָכל ְּתהֹומֹות‬ ִ ‫ָארץ ַּבַי‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ּכֹל ֲא ֶׁשר ָח ֵפץ יְהוָה ָע ָׂשה ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ . Praise the name of the Lord. and all Your people. (x2) You are my God and I will thank You. and befitting to sing to Your Name.‫ַעִריצּו‬ ֲ ‫ירֹוממּו ְוי‬ ְ ‫ ִו‬.‫ָאדם ַעד ְּב ֵה ָמה‬ ָ ‫כֹורי ִמ ְצָריִם ֵמ‬ ֵ ‫ֶׁש ִה ָּכה ְּב‬ . you servants of the Lord. in heaven and in earth.‫ּוב ָכל ֲע ָבָדיו‬ ְ ‫תֹוכ ִכי ִמ ְצָריִם ְּב ַפְרעֹה‬ ֵ ‫ֹפ ִתים ְּב‬ ְ ‫ָׁש ַלח אֹתֹות ּומ‬ 41 . sing praises unto His name. sanctify and proclaim the sovereignty of Your Name. the righteous who do Your will.ּ‫אֹודָך‬ ֶ ‫ֵא ִלי ַא ָּתה ְו‬ .Hallel . and upon all his servants.‫הֹודּו ַל ְיָי ִּכי טֹוב‬ . the House of Israel. that has He done.‫ֹתים ַעד ַקְרנֹות ַה ִּמְז ֵּב ַח‬ ִ ‫ ִא ְסרּו ַחג ַּב ֲעב‬. (x2) Give thanks to God. we bless you from the House of the Lord.‫עֹולם ַא ָּתה ֵאל‬ ָ ‫עֹולם ְו ַעד‬ ָ ‫ ִּכי ֵמ‬. Who smote the first-born of Egypt.‫עֹולם ַח ְסּדֹו‬ ָ ‫ ִּכי ְל‬. for the Lord is good. all Your works shall praise You.‫ח‬ ַ ‫ה ִּמ ְז ֵּב‬ ַ ‫ֹתים ַעד ַק ְרנֹות‬ ִ ‫חג ַּב ֲעב‬ ַ ‫ ִא ְסרּו‬.‫ּאר ָלנּו‬ ֶ ‫ֵאל ְיָי ַוָי‬ .‫ּאר ָלנּו‬ ֶ ‫ֵאל ְיָי ַוָי‬ . in the seas and in all deeps.‫הֹודּו ַל ְיָי ִּכי טֹוב‬ Lord. upon Pharaoh.‫יפ ֲארּו‬ ָ ‫יׁש ְּבחּו ִו‬ ַ ‫ ִו‬.‫ֹלהים‬ ִ ‫ַא ֹדנֵינּו ִמ ָּכל ֱא‬ ֲ ‫ִּכי ֲאנִי יַָד ְע ִּתי ִּכי גָדֹול יְהוָה ו‬ .‫רֹותיו‬ ָ ‫אֹוצ‬ ְ ‫רּוח ֵמ‬ ַ ‫מֹוצא‬ ֵ ‫ָארץ ְּבָר ִקים ַל ָּמ ָטר ָע ָׂשה‬ ֶ ‫ְׂש ִאים ִמ ְק ֵצה ָה‬ ִ ‫ַמ ֲע ֶלה נ‬ .ּ‫אֹודָך‬ ֶ ‫ּתה ְו‬ ָ ‫ֵא ִלי ַא‬ .ּ‫רֹומ ֶמָך‬ ְ ‫ֹלהי ֲא‬ ַ ‫ ֱא‬. with joyous song will thank and bless. our King.‫ׂשיָך‬ ֶ ‫מ ֲע‬ ַ ‫ֹלהינּו ָּכל‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ְה ְללּוָך יי‬ ַ‫י‬ .ָ‫ָּברּוְך ַה ָּבא ְּב ֵׁשם ְיי‬ . both of man and beast.  Bind the offering until you bring it to the horns of the altar.‫הלל‬ Blessed is he who comes in the Name of the Lord. and that our Lord is above all gods. ‫ ְו ָכל‬.‫ָעים‬ ִ ‫ַּמרּו ִל ְׁשמֹו ִּכי נ‬ ְ ‫ַה ְללּויָּה ִּכי טֹוב יְהוָה ז‬ . For the Lord has chosen Jacob unto Himself.‫ַמר‬ ֵ ‫ְלז‬ Halleluyah. Praise the Lord. and Israel for His own treasure. exalt and adore. my God. He sent signs and wonders into the midst of you.

‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ָבים ְל ֶמ ְמ ְׁשלֹות ַּב ַּלי‬ ִ ‫ֶאת ַהָיֵּר ַח ְוכֹוכ‬ . a heritage unto Israel His people. Who made the heavens with understanding for His kindness is everlasting. for His kindness is everlasting. For the Lord will judge His people. O Lord. bless the Lord. The moon and stars. neither is there any breath in their mouths. With a strong hand and with an outstretched arm .‫יהם‬ ֶ ‫רּוח ְּב ִפ‬ ַ ‫ַאִזינּו ַאף ֵאין יֶׁש‬ ֲ ‫ָאז ַניִם ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא י‬ ְ . you that fear the Lord. but they do not hear.‫ָאדם‬ ָ ‫ָהב ַמ ֲע ֵׂשה יְֵדי‬ ָ ‫ֲע ַצ ֵּבי ַהּגֹויִם ֶּכ ֶסף ְוז‬ . House of Israel. every one that trusts in them. Halleluyah. the work of men's hands. The sun.‫ָען‬ ַ ‫ּולכֹל ַמ ְמ ְלכֹות ְּכנ‬ ְ ‫ּולעֹוג ֶמ ֶלְך ַה ָּב ָׁשן‬ ְ ‫ְל ִסיחֹון ֶמ ֶלְך ָה ֱאמִֹרי‬ .‫עֹולם יְהוָה ִז ְכְרָך ְלדֹר ָודֹר‬ ָ ‫יְהוָה ִׁש ְמָך ְל‬ . House of Aaron.‫ֹׂשה ַה ָּׁש ַמיִם ִּב ְתבּונָה‬ ֵ ‫ְלע‬ . Give thanks to the Lord of lords . but they don't speak. Your memorial. but they don't see. and slew mighty kings: Sihon king of the Amorites.‫ְרּוׁש ָ‍לִם ַה ְללּויָּה‬ ָ ‫ֹכן י‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך יְהוָה ִמצִּּיֹון ׁש‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ .‫ּתֹוכם‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ִמ‬ ְ ‫ַיֹוצא י‬ ֵ ‫ו‬ .‫ֶאת ַה ֶּׁש ֶמׁש ְל ֶמ ְמ ֶׁש ֶלת ַּביֹום‬ .‫ֹט ַח ָּב ֶהם‬ ֵ ‫יהם ּכֹל ֲא ֶׁשר ּב‬ ֶ ‫ֹׂש‬ ֵ ‫ִהיּו ע‬ ְ ‫מֹוהם י‬ ֶ ‫ְּכ‬ .‫ֵּבית ַהּלֵוִי ָּבֲרכּו ֶאת יְהוָה יְִר ֵאי יְהוָה ָּבֲרכּו ֶאת יְהוָה‬ . O Lord.‫יהם‬ ֶ ‫כֹור‬ ֵ ‫ְל ַמ ֵּכה ִמ ְצַריִם ִּב ְב‬ . they have eyes. for His kindness is everlasting.Hallel . They have mouths. They that make them shall be like unto them. to rule by night . bless the Lord. for His kindness is everlasting. And brought Israel out of their midst - for His kindness is everlasting.‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ַעּמֹו‬ ְ ‫ַח ָלה ְלי‬ ֲ ‫ַח ָלה נ‬ ֲ ‫ַאר ָצם נ‬ ְ ‫ָתן‬ ַ ‫ְונ‬ . for His kindness is everlasting. Who alone does great wonders . Who made the great lights .‫צּומים‬ ִ ‫ֶׁש ִה ָּכה ּגֹויִם ַר ִּבים ְו ָהַרג ְמ ָל ִכים ֲע‬ . And gave their land for a heritage. .‫ִפ ָלאֹות ְגדֹלֹות ְל ַבּדֹו‬ ְ ‫ֹׂשה נ‬ ֵ ‫ְלע‬ . and Og king of Bashan.‫ֶחם‬ ָ ‫ִתנ‬ ְ ‫ִּכי י ִָדין יְהוָה ַעּמֹו ְו ַעל ֲע ָבָדיו י‬ .‫אֹורים ְּגד ִֹלים‬ ִ ‫ֹׂשה‬ ֵ ‫ְלע‬ .‫ֶּפה ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא יְַד ֵּברּו ֵעי ַניִם ָל ֶהם ְוֹלא יְִראּו‬ . bless the Lord. for His kindness is everlasting.for His kindness is everlasting. Who stretched out the earth above the waters for His kindness is everlasting. Who struck Egypt through their first-born . The idols of the nations are silver and gold. They have ears. for He is good . to rule by day  . who dwells in Jerusalem. Give thanks to the God of gods .‫הֹודּו ַל ֲא ֹדנֵי ָה ֲא ֹדנִים‬ . (Psalm 135) Give thanks to the Lord.‫הלל‬ Who smote many nations. Your name endures forever. bless the Lord. and repent Himself for His servants. and all the kingdoms of Canaan.‫ַאהרֹן ָּבֲרכּו ֶאת יְהוָה‬ ֲ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ָּבֲרכּו ֶאת יְהוָה ֵּבית‬ ְ ‫ֵּבית י‬ . for His kindness is everlasting. for His kindness is everlasting. Blessed be the Lord out of Zion. throughout all generations. House of Levi.‫רֹוע נְטּויָה‬ ַ ‫ּובְז‬ ִ ‫ָקה‬ ָ ‫חז‬ ֲ ‫ְּביָד‬ 42 .‫ָארץ ַעל ַה ָּמיְם‬ ֶ ‫רֹוקע ָה‬ ַ ‫ְל‬ . for His kindness is everlasting.

for His kindness is everlasting.‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְּבתֹוכֹו‬ ְ ‫ְו ֶה ֱע ִביר י‬ . sustains.‫ָכר ָלנּו‬ ַ ‫ֶׁש ְּב ִׁש ְפ ֵלנּו ז‬ . releases the bound. And led Israel through it . Lord of all events.‫מֹוליְך ַעּמֹו ַּב ִּמ ְד ָּבר‬ ִ ‫ְל‬ . Thank the God of heaven .‫יע‬ ַ ‫ח ֵבי ָר ִק‬ ֲ ‫ְּכ ֶמְר‬ (Ps.‫ֹלּה ָּכל ְּבִריֹות‬ ַ ‫ֱא‬ ‫עֹורר‬ ֵ ‫ִיׁשן ַה ְּמ‬ ָ ‫ ַו ְיָי ֵער ִה ֵנּה ֹלא יָנּום ְוֹלא י‬.‫ַח ָלה‬ ֲ ‫ַאר ָצם ְלנ‬ ְ ‫ָתן‬ ַ ‫ְונ‬ . :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ :‫ח ְסּדֹו‬ ַ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ִּכי ְל‬ The soul of every living being shall bless Your Name.‫צּוקה‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ ‫ַהג‬ ֵ ‫ ַה ְמנ‬. Sichon.‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ְיָי ֱא‬.‫הֹודּו ְל ֵאל ַה ָּׁש ָמיִם‬ 43 .‫ּּליו‬ ָ ‫ּולׁשֹונֵנּו ִרּנָה ַּכ ֲהמֹון ַג‬ ְ .‫הלל‬ Who split the Sea of Reeds into sections - for His kindness is everlasting.‫ַאחרֹונִים‬ ֲ ‫ֹלהי ָהִראׁשֹונִים ְו ָה‬ ֵ ‫ ֱא‬. And cast Pharaoh and his army into the Sea of Reeds for His kindness is everlasting.Hallel . Redeemer and Savior who delivers.‫ח ִמים‬ ֲ ‫ּיֹותיו ְּבַר‬ ָ ‫ּובִר‬ ְ ‫עֹולמֹו ְּב ֶח ֶסד‬ ָ ‫ּסֹומְך‬ ֵ ‫סּורים ְו ַה‬ ִ ‫ְּמים ְו ַה ַּמ ִּתיר ֲא‬ ִ ‫יח ִאל‬ ַ ‫ ְו ַה ֵּמ ִׂש‬. Who led His people through the desert - for His kindness is everlasting. who is extolled with manifold praises. His servant . the Lord neither slumbers nor sleeps.‫ּולעֹוג ֶמ ֶלְך ַה ָּב ָׁשן‬ ְ .‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ַע ְבּדֹו‬ ְ ‫ַח ָלה ְלי‬ ֲ‫נ‬ . From the beginning to the end of the world You are Almighty God. and other than You we have no King. Lord.‫ִז ְכְרָך‬ ‫ּומַר ֵחם ְּב ָכל ֵעת ָצָרה‬ ְ ‫ּומ ַפְרנֵס ְועֹונֶה‬ ְ ‫ּומצִּיל‬ ַ ‫ּפֹודה‬ ֶ . our King.‫ ְו ֵעינֵינּו ְמ ִאירֹות ַּכ ֶׁש ֶמׁש ְו ַכָיֵּר ַח‬.‫ֹתן ֶל ֶחם ְל ָכל ָּב ָׂשר‬ ֵ‫נ‬ . for His kindness is everlasting.‫ִפְר ֵקנּו ִמ ָּצֵרינּו‬ ְ ‫ַוי‬ .‫ ָּת ִמיד‬. and the spirit of all flesh shall always glorify and exalt Your remembrance.‫ְו ִאּלּו ִפינּו ָמ ֵלא ִׁש ָירה ַּכָיּם‬ ‫ִׂשֵרי‬ ְ ‫ָדינּו ְפרּוׂשֹות ְּכנ‬ ֵ‫ ְוי‬.‫ ַה ְּמ ֻה ָלל ְּברֹב ַה ִּת ְׁש ָּבחֹות‬. And delivered us from our oppressors .‫ַּרעֹה ְו ֵחילֹו ְביַם סּוף‬ ְ‫ִער פ‬ ֵ ‫ְונ‬ .‫ ַמ ְל ֵּכנּו‬. who directs His world with kindness and His creatures with compassion. king of Bashan .‫סֹומְך ֶא ָּלא ָא ָּתה‬ ֵ ‫ ֵאין ָלנּו ֶמ ֶלְך עֹוזֵר ְו‬. for His kindness is everlasting.‫ְל ִסיחֹון ֶמ ֶלְך ָה ֱאמִֹרי‬ . for His kindness is everlasting. our God. To You alone we give thanks.‫ֶע ָל ִמים‬ ֱ ‫ֵח נ‬ ַ ‫פּופים ְו ַה ְּמ ַפ ֲענ‬ ִ ‫ּזֹוקף ְּכ‬ ֵ ‫נֹופ ִלים ְו ַה‬ ְ ‫תֹותינּו ֶׁש ַבח‬ ֵ ‫ ְו ִׂש ְפ‬.‫ַאד ִירים‬ ִ ‫ּהרֹג ְמ ָל ִכים‬ ֲ ‫ַוַי‬ .‫ְל ַמ ֵּכה ְמ ָל ִכים ְּגד ִֹלים‬ . He arouses the sleepers and awakens the slumberous. supports the falling and raises up those who are bowed. A heritage to Israel. Even if our mouths were filled with ‫רֹומם‬ ֵ ‫ּות‬ ְ ‫רּוח ָּכל ָּב ָׂשר ְּת ָפ ֵאר‬ ַ ‫ ְו‬. 136) . for His kindness is everlasting. gives speech to the mute. Behold. Who gives food to all flesh . king of the Amorites . And gave their land as a heritage . And slew mighty kings . for His kindness is everlasting. answers and is merciful in every time of trouble and distress. And Og. Who struck great kings . for His kindness is everlasting.‫ְׁשנִים ְו ַה ֵּמ ִקיץ נְִרָּד ִמים‬ ֵ‫י‬ . for His kindness is everlasting. for His kindness is everlasting.‫יע‬ ַ ‫ּומֹוש‬ ִ ‫ּגֹואל‬ ֵ ‫ֶמ ֶלְך‬ .You are the God of the first and of the last  generations.‫ּתֹולדֹות‬ ָ ‫ ֲאדֹון ָּכל‬. for His kindness is everlasting. for His kindness is everlasting.‫חי ְּת ָבֵרְך ֶאת ִׁש ְמָך‬ ַ ‫מת ָּכל‬ ַ ‫ִׁש‬ ְ‫נ‬ ‫ּומ ַּב ְל ָעֶדיָך ֵאין ָלנּו‬ ִ . God of all creatures. rescues. Who remembered us in our lowliness .‫עֹולם ַא ָּתה ֵאל‬ ָ ‫עֹולם ְו ַעד ָה‬ ָ ‫ ִמן ָה‬.‫ְל ֹגזֵר יַם סּוף ִל ְגזִָרים‬ . we have no King but You.‫מֹודים‬ ִ ‫ַחנּו‬ ְ ‫ּולָך ְל ַב ְּדָך ֲאנ‬ ְ .

and the tongue which You have placed in our mouth they all shall thank.‫ָאלף‬ ֶ ‫ ֵמ‬.‫ּנֹורא‬ ָ ‫ ַהגִּּבֹור ְו ַה‬. all hearts shall fear You. O my soul.‫ֵמ ָחזָק ִממֶּנּו ְו ָענִי ְו ֶא ְביֹון ִמ ֹגְּזלֹו‬ ‫ְה ֶּל ְלָך‬ ַ ‫ נ‬. of favors. Until now Your mercies have helped us. the poor and the needy from one who would rob him.‫ ֵאל ֶע ְליֹון‬.‫ּוב ָׂש ָבע ִּכ ְל ַּכ ְל ָּתנּו‬ ְ ‫ְּתנּו‬ ָ ‫ַזנ‬ .‫ָָארץ‬ ֶ ‫קנֵה ָׁש ַמיִם ו‬ ֹ . and myriads of myriads. and our eyes shining like the sun and the moon.‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ ְיָי‬. and to bless Your Name.‫חוֶה‬ ֲ ‫קֹומה ְל ָפנֶיָך ִת ְׁש ַּת‬ ָ ‫ ִמי ָכמֹוָך ַמצִּיל ָענִי‬. the limbs which You have arranged within us. who is equal to You. and all that is within me bless His holy Name. the great.‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ְיָי ֱא‬.‫ַאל ֵפי ֲא ָל ִפים ְוִר ֵּבי ְר ָבבֹות ְּפ ָע ִמים‬ ְ ‫ ְּבָר ָעב‬. For every mouth shall offer thanks to You. You have fed us in famine and nourished us in plenty. exalt.‫ְיָי ְו ָכל ְקָר ַבי ֶאת ֵׁשם ָק ְדׁשֹו‬ 44 .‫ֶצח‬ ַ ‫ ָלנ‬. God most high. as it is written: "All my bones will say. Lord.‫ּול ָבֵרְך‬ ְ . every tongue shall swear by You. mighty. l bow down before You.‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ֵאֹלהי ֲא‬ ֵ ‫ֹלהינּו ו‬ ֵ ‫ֱא‬ ‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ית ִעם ֲא‬ ָ ‫ ַהּטֹובֹות ֶׁש ָע ִׂש‬.‫יתנּו‬ ָ ‫ּומ ֵּבית ֲע ָב ִדים ְּפ ִד‬ ִ . adore. Possessor of heaven and earth. and raised us from evil and lasting maladies. our King. sanctify and proclaim the sovereignty of Your Name. as it is said: "A Psalm by David.‫הלל‬ song as the sea.‫ְו ִע ָּמנּו‬ ‫ּומ ָח ָליִם ָר ִעים‬ ֵ . who is like You. miracles and wonders which You have done for us and for our fathers before us.‫ָלְך ָה ֵאל ַה ָגּדֹול‬ ‫ַפ ִׁשי ֶאת‬ ְ ‫ ָּבְר ִכי נ‬. praise You and glorify You.‫יתנּו‬ ָ ‫ֶא ָמנִים ִּד ִּל‬ ֱ ‫ְוַר ִּבים ְונ‬ ‫ְׁש ָמה‬ ָ ‫רּוח ּונ‬ ַ ‫ ַעל ֵּכן ֵא ָבִרים ֶׁש ִּפ ַּל ְג ָּת ָּבנּו ְו‬. and our lips with praise like the expanse of the sky. and we will bless Your holy Name. and our tongues with joyous singing like the multitudes of its waves.‫ָׁש ַמיִם‬ . glorify. You save the poor from one stronger than he.‫ח ָסֶדיָך‬ ֲ ‫ח ֶמיָך ְוֹלא ֲעזָבּונּו‬ ֲ ‫ ַעד ֵהּנָה ֲעזָרּונּו ַר‬. and our hands spread out like the eagles of heaven.Hallel . all who stand erect shall. every eye shall look to You. You have redeemed us from Egypt.‫ַמ ִליכּו ֶאת ִׁש ְמָך ַמ ְל ֵּכנּו‬ ְ ‫ַק ִּדיׁשּו ְוי‬ ְ ‫ַעִריצּו ְוי‬ ֲ ‫ירֹוממּו ְוי‬ ְ ‫יׁשֹוררּו ִו‬ ְ ‫יפ ֲארּו ִו‬ ָ ‫ִו‬ ‫ ְו ָכל‬. Lord. bless the Lord.‫ ַּכָד ָבר ֶׁש ָּכתּוב‬.‫ת ְכ ַרע‬ ִ ‫ ְו ָכל ֶּב ֶרְך ְלָך‬." (Ps.‫ּתנּו‬ ָ ‫ְַּאל‬ ְ ‫ ִּמ ְצ ַריִם ג‬.‫ַאחת‬ ַ ‫ ֶאת ִׁש ְמָך ַמ ְל ֵּכנּו ַעל‬. for even one of the thousands of millions. praise.‫ּׁש ַבע‬ ָ‫ת‬ ִ ‫ ְו ָכל ָלׁשֹון ְלָך‬.‫יקים ְלהֹודֹות ְלָך‬ ִ ‫ַחנּו ַמ ְס ִּפ‬ ְ ‫ ְוַר ְג ֵלינּו ַקּלֹות ָּכַאָיּלֹות ֵאין ֲאנ‬.‫ְבֵרְך ֶאת ֵׁשם ָק ְד ֶׁשָך‬ ָ ‫ְפ ֶאְרָך ּונ‬ ָ ‫חָך ּונ‬ ֲ ‫ְׁש ֵּב‬ ַ ‫ּונ‬ . Lord our God." (Ps. and every innermost part shall sing praise to Your Name. 103:1) ‫ ְיָי‬. and our feet swift like deer we would still be unable to thank You Lord.‫ּומֶּד ֶבר ִמ ַּל ְט ָּתנּו‬ ִ ‫ַּל ָּתנּו‬ ְ ‫ ֵמ ֶחֶרב ִהצ‬.‫ִל ְׁש ֶמָך‬ ‫ַעָרְך‬ ֲ ‫ּומי י‬ ִ ‫ִׁשוֶה ָּלְך‬ ְ ‫ּומי י‬ ִ ‫ ִמי י ְִד ֶמה ָּלְך‬. every knee shall bend to You. bless. who can be compared to You. You have freed us from the house of bondage. and the spirit and soul which You have breathed into our nostrils. Therefore. and Your kindnesses have not forsaken us. You have saved us from the sword and delivered us from pestilence.ָ‫ ְיי‬:‫ֹאמְרנָה‬ ַ ‫ֹתי ּת‬ ַ ‫ ָּכל ַע ְצמ‬. forever. 35:10) Who can be likened to You.‫ ְלָדִוד‬:‫ ָּכָאמּור‬. We will laud You.‫ְוַאל ִּת ְּט ֵׁשנּו‬ ‫יׁש ְּבחּו‬ ַ ‫יבְרכּו ִו‬ ָ ‫ׂמ ָּת ְּב ִפינּו ֵהן ֵהם יֹודּו ִו‬ ְ ‫ָפ ְח ָּת ְּב ַא ֵּפינּו ְו ָלׁשֹון ֲא ֶׁשר ַש‬ ַ ‫ֶׁשּנ‬ ‫ ִּכי‬. awesome God. and do not abandon us.‫יֹודה‬ ֶ ‫ָכל ֶּפה ְלָך‬ ‫ַּמרּו‬ ְ ‫ּוכ ָליֹות ְיז‬ ְ ‫ ְו ָכל ֶקֶרב‬.‫ִיראּוָך‬ ָ ‫ ְו ָכל ְל ָבבֹות י‬. our God and God of our fathers. our God.

Lord.‫ ְּת ִה ָלה ְו ִת ְפ ֶאֶרת‬.Hallel .‫ּומ ְלכּות‬ ַ ‫ ְקֻד ָּׁשה‬. our God and God of our fathers.‫ ֵאל ֶמ ֶלְך ָגּדֹול ַּב ִּת ְׁש ָּבחֹות‬. the Mighty forever. to bless. our God and God of our fathers. Blessed are You. Almighty God. to praise.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ִּכי ְלָך נ‬ ‫ ְּבָרכֹות‬. forever befits song and praise. who takes pleasure in songs of praise. even beyond all the words of songs and praises of David son of Yishai. For such is the obligation of all creatures before You.‫ִת ָּפ ֵאר ִׁש ְמָך‬ ְ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְּבִרּנָה י‬ ְ ‫הלֹות ִר ְבבֹות ַע ְּמָך ֵּבית י‬ ֲ ‫מ ְק‬ ַ ‫ּוב‬ ְ .‫ִׁשי ַע ְב ְּדָך‬ ַ ‫ּול ַק ֵּלס ַעל ָּכל ִּד ְבֵרי ִׁשירֹות ְו ִת ְׁש ְּבחֹות ָּדִוד ֶּבן י‬ ְ ‫ְל ַע ֵּלה‬ . Your anointed servant.‫ּבֹוחר ְּב ִׁש ֵירי ִז ְמָרה‬ ֵ ‫ ַה‬. the Great in the glory of Your Name.‫ת ֲע ֻצמֹות ֻעּזֶָך‬ ַ ‫ה ֵאל ְּב‬ ָ .‫ְת ִה ָּלה‬ By the mouth of the upright You are exalted.‫ֶצח‬ ַ ‫ נ‬. victory.‫הֹודאֹות‬ ָ ‫ַה‬ 45 . the House of Israel.‫ ַה ֵּלל ְוִז ְמָרה‬.‫אֹותיָך‬ ֶ ‫נֹור‬ ְ ‫ְּב‬ He who dwells for eternity. our King. from the beginning to the end of the world You are Almighty God.‫מ ְל ֵּכנּו‬ ַ ‫ׁש ְמָך ָל ַעד‬ ִ ‫ּת ַּבח‬ ַ ‫ִׁש‬ ְ‫י‬ ‫ עֹז‬.‫ ַה ָגּדֹול ִּב ְכבֹוד ְׁש ֶמָך‬. the great and holy God and King in heaven and on earth.‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ֵאֹלהי ֲא‬ ֵ ‫ֹלהינּו ו‬ ֵ ‫ ְיָי ֱא‬. strength and dominion. to laud. the only King. greatness and might. God of thanksgivings. Lord of wonders. lofty and holy is His Name. By the lips of the righteous You are blessed.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫הֹודאֹות ֵמ ַע ָּתה ְו ַעד‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ .‫ּדֹור וָדֹור‬ . blessings and thanksgivings to Your great and holy Name. By the tongue of the pious You are sanctified. Your Name. and the Awesome in Your awesome deeds.‫עֹול ִמים‬ ָ ‫ ֶמ ֶלְך ֵאל ֵחי ָה‬.‫ְצּורים ְל ָפנֶיָך‬ ִ ‫חֹובת ָּכל ַהי‬ ַ ‫ ֶׁש ֵּכן‬. splendor. to elevate and to honor You. you righteous. it befits the upright to offer praise. glory.‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ ָה ֵאל ַה ֶמ ֶלְך ַה ָגּדֹול ְו ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬.‫בֹותינּו‬ ֵ ‫ֵאֹלהי ֲא‬ ֵ ‫ֹלהינּו ו‬ ֵ ‫ ְיָי ֱא‬.‫ִּׂשא‬ ָ ‫ּיוׁשב ַעל ִּכסֵּא ָרם ְונ‬ ֵ ‫ֶּלְך ַה‬ ֶ ‫ ַהמ‬. to glorify. great and extolled in praises. to adore. ‫ה ָּלל‬ ַ‫ת‬ ְ ‫ּת‬ ִ ‫ְׁש ִרים‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִפי י‬ ‫ת ָּב ַרְך‬ ְ ‫ּת‬ ִ ‫יקים‬ ִ ‫ּוב ִד ְב ֵרי ַצ ִּד‬ ְ ‫רֹומם‬ ָ ‫ת‬ ְ ‫ּת‬ ִ ‫ידים‬ ִ ‫ח ִס‬ ֲ ‫ּוב ְלׁשֹון‬ ִ ‫ת ַק ָּדׁש‬ ְ ‫ּת‬ ִ ‫דֹוׁשים‬ ִ ‫ּוב ֶק ֶרב ְק‬ ְ ‫ ְּב ָכל‬. laud and hymn." ‫ְׁשִרים נָאוָה‬ ָ ‫ ַלי‬. In the assemblies of the myriads of Your people.‫ ַמ ְל ֵּכנּו‬. shall be glorified with song in every generation.‫ְלהֹודֹות ְל ַה ֵּלל ְל ַׁש ֵּב ַח‬ .‫ֵּח ְל ָבֵרְך‬ ַ ‫ּולנַצ‬ ְ :‫רֹומם ְל ַהֵּדר נוסח ספרד‬ ֵ ‫ ְל ָפ ֵאר ְל‬.ָ‫ ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיי‬.‫ּוׁש ָב ָחה‬ ְ ‫ ִׁשיר‬.‫ִפ ָלאֹות‬ ְ ‫ ֲאדֹון ַהנ‬. For to You. to thank. the King who sits upon a lofty and exalted throne. holiness and sovereignty.‫ּומ ְמ ָׁש ָלה‬ ֶ ‫ ֵאל‬.‫יחָך‬ ֶ ‫ ְמ ִׁש‬. King. Creator of all souls. to exalt. Master of all creatures.‫יקים ַּביהוה‬ ִ ‫ ַר ְנּנּו ַצ ִּד‬:‫ ְו ָכתּוב‬. And among the holy ones You are praised. Lord.‫הלל‬ You are the Almighty God in the power of Your strength. And therefore may Your Name be praised forever. And it is written: "Sing joyously to the Lord. our King. the Life of all worlds. Lord. ‫ּנֹורא‬ ָ ‫ֶצח ְו ַה‬ ַ ‫ ַהגִּּבֹור ָלנ‬.‫ׁשֹוכן ַעד ָּמרֹום ְו ָּקדֹוׁש ְׁשמֹו‬ ֵ .‫בּורה‬ ָ ‫ּוג‬ ְ ‫ְּד ָּלה‬ ֻ‫ ג‬.

our God. on Your altar and on Your Temple. the holy city. who creates the fruit of the vine.Hallel . are good and do good to all. Blessed are You.‫ּפן‬ ֶ ‫ַה ָג‬ 46 . and bring us up into it. Lord our God. for the produce of the field. ‫ ַעל‬. Lord. to eat of its fruit and be satiated by its goodness. borei p'ri hagafen. on Jerusalem Your city. for the land and for the fruit of the vine. Lord.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ ‫נּובת ַה ָּׂשֶדה ְו ַעל‬ ַ ‫ ַעל ְּת‬. Lord.‫ּפן‬ ֶ ‫ה ָג‬ ַ ‫ּבֹורא ְּפ ִרי‬ ֵ ‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ה‬ ָ Blessed are You. King of the universe. and make us rejoice in it. and for the precious. on Zion the abode of Your glory. and drink while leaning to the left: Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam.‫ּפן‬ ֶ ‫ּפן ְו ַעל ְּפִרי ַה ֶג‬ ֶ ‫ַה ֶג‬ ‫ְח ְל ָּת‬ ַ ‫ית ְו ִהנ‬ ָ ‫טֹובה ְּור ָח ָבה ֶׁשָר ִצ‬ ָ ‫ֶאֶרץ ֶח ְמָּדה‬ ‫ּטּובּה ַר ֶחם‬ ָ ‫ֹע ִמ‬ ַ ‫בֹותינּו ֶל ֱאכֹל ִמ ִּפְריָּה ְו ִל ְׂשּב‬ ֵ ‫ַל ֲא‬ ‫ְרּוׁש ַליִם‬ ָ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ַעמֶָּך ְו ַעל י‬ ְ ‫ֹלקינּו ַעל י‬ ֵ ‫נָא ד' ֱא‬ ‫בֹודָך ְו ַעל ִמְז ְּב ֶחָך ְו ַעל‬ ֶ ‫ִע ֶירָך ְו ַעל ִצּיֹון ִמ ְׁש ַּכן ְּכ‬ ‫ְרּוׁש ַליִם ִעיר ַהקֶֹדׁש ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬ ָ ‫ּובנֵה י‬ ְ ‫יכ ֶלָך‬ ָ ‫ֵה‬ ‫ֹאכל‬ ַ ‫ׂמ ֵחנּו ְּב ִב ְנָינָּה ְונ‬ ְ ‫תֹוכּה ְו ַש‬ ָ ‫ָמינּו ְו ַה ֲע ֵלנּו ְל‬ ֵ ‫ְבי‬ ‫יה ִּב ְקֻד ָׁשה‬ ָ ‫ְבֶר ְכָך ָע ֶל‬ ָ ‫ּטּובּה ּונ‬ ָ ‫ִׂש ַּבע ִמ‬ ְ ‫ִמ ִּפְריָּה ְונ‬ ‫יצנּו ְּביֹום ַה ַׁש ָּבת‬ ֵ ‫ח ִל‬ ֲ ‫ ְּור ֵצה ְו ַה‬:‫(ּב ַׁש ָּבת‬ ְ ‫ּוב ָט ֳהָרה‬ ְ ‫ ִּכי ַא ָּתה‬. ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ ‫ֹלהינּו‬ ֵ ‫א‬ ֱ ‫ּתה ְיָי‬ ָ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא‬ . on Israel Your people. and we will bless You in holiness and purity (On Shabbat add: May it please You to strengthen us on this Shabbat day) and remember us for good on this day of the Festival of Matzot. speedily in our days. Blessed are You. good and spacious land which You have favored to give as an heritage to our fathers.‫ׂמ ֵחנּו ְּביֹום ַחג ַה ַּמּצֹות ַהּזֶה‬ ְ ‫ַהּזֶה) ְו ַש‬ ‫ָארץ ְו ַעל ְּפִרי‬ ֶ ‫נֹודה לְָּך ַעל ָה‬ ֶ ‫ּומ ִטיב ַלּכֹל ְו‬ ֵ ‫ד' טֹוב‬ . and we thank You for the land and for the fruit of the vine. For You. King of the universe for the vine and the fruit of the vine.‫הלל‬ Recite the blessing for the fourth cup of wine.‫ּפן‬ ֶ ‫ָארץ ְו ַעל ְּפִרי ַה ָג‬ ֶ ‫ ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ַעל ָה‬. Lord our God. Rebuild Jerusalem. Have mercy.

‫קֹומם ְק ַהל ֲעַדת ִמי ָמנָה‬ ֵ . May the merciful One return for us the service of our Holy Temple to its place.‫ָמינּו‬ ֵ ‫קֹומּה ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה ְבי‬ ָ ‫ִל ְמ‬ © www.‫נרצה‬ Nirtzah The Passover Seder is now completed in accordance with all its laws. Amen Selah.‫עֹולם‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶמ ֶלְך ָה‬ ֵ ‫ָּברּוְך ַא ָּתה ְיָי ֱא‬ . O Pure One who dwells on high. count the omer at this point: This Year in Jerusalem Haggadah 2012 Today is one day of the who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us concerning the counting of the Omer.israel365.Nirtzah .‫ֹמר‬ ֶ ‫חד ָּבע‬ ָ ‫הּיֹום יֹום ֶא‬ ַ ‫בֹודת ֵּבית ַה ִּמ ְקָּדש‬ ַ ‫ַחִזיר ָלנּו ֲע‬ ֲ ‫ח ָמן הּוא י‬ ֲ ‫ַהָר‬ .‫ָכינּו ְל ַסֵּדר אֹותֹו ֵּכן נְִז ֶּכה ַל ֲעׂשֹותֹו‬ ִ ‫ַּכ ֲא ֶׁשר ז‬ ‫ ְּב ָקרֹוב‬. King of the Universe. Soon lead offshoots of the stock You have planted. Just as we were worthy to perform it. so may we be worthy to perform it again in the future. Lord our God. On the second night of Passover.‫ׁשֹוכן ְמעֹונָה‬ ֵ . speedily in our days.‫ָאמן ֶס ָלה‬ ֵ .‫ִט ֵעי ַכּנָה ְּפדּויִם ְל ִציֹון ְּבִרּנָה‬ ְ ‫ַהל נ‬ ֵ‫נ‬ ‫לְ ָׁשנָ ה ַה ָּב ָאה‬ !‫ירּוׁשלָ יִ ם‬ ָ ‫ִּב‬ ‫ ֲא ֶׁשר ִק ְּד ָׁשנּו‬.‫ח ָקתֹו‬ ֻ ‫ ְּכ ָכל ִמ ְׁש ָּפטֹו ְו‬.‫ֹמר‬ ֶ ‫וֹותיו ְו ִצוָנּו ַעל ְס ִפ ַירת ָהע‬ ָ ‫ְּב ִמ ְצ‬ . rejoicing in song. L'Shana HaBa'ah Bi'Yerushalayim! NEXT YEAR IN JERUSALEM! Blessed are You. ordinances and statutes. ‫נִ ְר צָ ה‬ .‫ח ַסל ִסּדּור ֶּפ ַסח ְּכ ִה ְל ָכתֹו‬ ֲ ‫ זְָך‬. redeemed to Zion. raise up the congregation which is without 47 .

‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫מֹורת זֶה ַה ַּלי‬ ֶ ‫ְּברֹאׁש ַא ְׁש‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ֶהַרג ּבֹו ַּב ַּלי‬ ֱ ‫ִמ ְׁש ַּת ֵּכר ִּב ְכ ֵלי קֶֹדׁש נ‬ . stayed with lions for a night.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ Belshazzar perished in God's cups that night. And it came to pass.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ 48 . reader of the words. You warned Laban on the night. .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫את ַּב ַּלי‬ ָ ‫ִּסים ִה ְפ ֵל‬ ִ ‫ָאז רֹוב נ‬ . . .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ּומ ָצבֹו ְּב ִאיׁשֹון ַלי‬ ַ ‫ָּכַרע ֵּבל‬ . while in the night. And it came to pass.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ You blighted Gerar in a dream by night.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ֶח ַלק לֹו ַלי‬ ֱ ‫ַּחּתֹו ְּכנ‬ ְ ‫גֵר ֶצֶדק נִצ‬ . Daniel.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫קּומם ַּב ַּלי‬ ָ ‫ילם ֹלא ָמ ְצאּו ְּב‬ ָ ‫ֵח‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ You crushed Egypt's first-born seed. .‫נרצה‬ On the first night of Passover. The dragon Bel fell from his pedestal. at midnight. Overnight.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫תּותי ַלי‬ ֵ ‫ּפֹותר ִּב ֲע‬ ֵ ‫נֹוׁשע ִמּבֹור ֲאָריֹות‬ ַ . at night When watchers blink to see through night. The nightMare of a loaf of bread doomed Midian one night.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ָריו ַּב ַּלי‬ ָ‫הֹוב ְׁש ָּת ְפג‬ ַ ‫נֹופף ִאּוּוי‬ ֵ ‫ָעץ ְמ ָחֵרף ְל‬ ַ‫י‬ . Israel wrestled with an angel all night. Before.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ָגי ְו ָכ ַתב ְס ָפִרים ַּב ַּלי‬ ִ ‫ָטר ֲאג‬ ַ ‫ִׂשנְָאה נ‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫חזֹות ַלי‬ ֲ ‫חמּודֹות נ ְִג ָלה ָרז‬ ֲ ‫ְל ִאיׁש‬ . Abraham conquered four kings by night.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ִה ְפ ַח ְד ָּת ֲאַר ִמי ְּב ֶא ֶמׁש ַלי‬ . at midnight.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫כֹוכ ֵבי ַלי‬ ְ ‫ית ְּב‬ ָ ‫רׁשת ִס ִל‬ ֶ ‫ח‬ ֲ ‫יסת נ ְִגיד‬ ַ ‫ִט‬ . Daniel dreamed mysteries of coming night. And it came to pass. . recite: And it Came to Pass. at midnight. You cut down Sisera's armies under starry night.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ You turned the taunter's army into a corpses' camp. at Midnight ‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ּוב ֵכן ַוי‬ ְ You made miracles. And it came to pass.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫חלֹום ַה ַּלי‬ ֲ ‫ְּת ֶמ ֶלְך גְָּרר ַּב‬ ָ ‫ַּדנ‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ח ִצי ַה ַּלי‬ ֲ ‫כֹורי ַפ ְתרֹוס ָמ ַח ְצ ָּת ַּב‬ ֵ ‫ֶרע ְּב‬ ַ‫ז‬ . And it came to pass. at midnight.Nirtzah . Haman the hater wrote his letters late at night.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ַיּוכל לֹו ַלי‬ ַ ‫ִׂשָר ֵאל ְל ַמ ְל ָאְך ו‬ ְ ‫ׂר י‬ ‫ּש‬ ַ ‫ַוָי‬ . at midnight.

‫חצֹות ֵליל ֶּפ ַסח‬ ֲ ‫ית ְל ֶאְזָר ִחי‬ ָ ‫ִּל‬ ִ‫ג‬ .‫ְּד ָל ָתיו ָּד ַפ ְק ָּת ְּכחֹם ַהיֹום ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ָּת ִאיר ְּכאֹור יֹום ֶח ְׁש ַּכת ַלי‬ . .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ֶדד ְׁשנַת ַלי‬ ֶ‫חָך ָע ָליו ְּבנ‬ ֲ ‫ִצ‬ ְ ‫עֹורְר ָּת נ‬ ַ . the day which is not day or night. and so is the night. on Passover.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ֹקר ְוגַם ַלי‬ ֶ ‫ָאתא ּב‬ ָ ‫ׁשֹומר ְו ָׂשח‬ ֵ ‫ָצַרח ַּכ‬ ." You rapped upon his tent flap in the heat of day.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ Bring quickly. And sacrificed a tender calf for Passover. You tread the winepress. recite: You toppled Haman during Ahasuerus' sleepless night. Lord. And it came to pass. asked.Nirtzah . You visited with Abraham on Passover.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫הֹודע ִּכי ְלָך ַהיֹום ַאף ְלָך ַה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ָרם‬ .‫ׂאת ֶּפ ַסח‬ ָ ‫ִש‬ ּ ֵ ‫מֹועדֹות נ‬ ֲ ‫ְּברֹאׁש ָּכל‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ׁשֹומִרים ַה ְפ ֵקד ְל ִע ְירָך ָּכל ַהיֹום ְו ָכל ַה ַּלי‬ ְ . The day is yours. and also the night." ‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫ֶַר‬ ְ ‫ַאמ‬ ֲ ‫ּוב ֵכן ו‬ ְ You showed your power on Passover." .‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ . at midnight. God. He served your messengers unleavened bread on Passover.‫ֵכר ְלׁשֹור ֵעֶרְך ֶּפ ַסח‬ ֶ ‫ְו ֵאל ַה ָּב ָקר ָרץ ז‬ ." And it came to pass. And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover. "The day cometh. Give us vision clear by day by night.‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ 49 .‫נֹוצ ִצים ֻעגֹות ַמּצֹות ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ְ ‫ִה ְס ִעיד‬ . "What of the night?" You answer.‫נרצה‬ On the second night of Passover. As our first festival you made the Passover. at midnight.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ׁשֹומר ַמה ִּמ ַלי‬ ֵ ‫ּפּורה ִת ְדרֹוְך ְל‬ ָ . . And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover.‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ָקֵרב יֹום ֲא ֶׁשר הּוא ֹלא יֹום ְוֹלא ַלי‬ . Set guards about your city day and night.‫את ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ָ ‫ְּבּורֹותיָך ִה ְפ ֵל‬ ֶ ‫ֹמץ ג‬ ֶ‫א‬ .‫ְלה‬ ָ ‫ה ַּלי‬ ַ ‫ח ִצי‬ ֲ ‫ְהי ַּב‬ ִ ‫ַוי‬ And You Shall Say: "It is the Sacrifice of the Lord's Passover.

" .‫ּסה ֲהַד ָּסה ְל ַׁש ֵּלׁש צֹום ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ָ ‫ָק ָהל ִּכ ְנ‬ . By your right arm. that Passover. No evil came to Israel on Passover.‫ַּכ ִּביר‬ .‫ח ִמ ִּׁשים ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ֲ ‫רֹאׁש ִמ ֵּבית ָר ָׁשע ָמ ַח ְצ ָּת ְּב ֵעץ‬ .‫לֹוהטּו ָּב ֵאׁש ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ֲ ‫דֹומים ְו‬ ִ ‫זֹועמּו ְס‬ ֲ .‫ׁל ָחן ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ְ‫ש‬ ֻּ ‫ָצפֹה ַה ָּצ ִפית עִָרֹוְך ַה‬ . spared. And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover. Those who hate us will be punished twice on Passover. baked unleavened bread for Passover.‫ְל ִב ְל ִּתי ֵּתת ַמ ְׁש ִחית ָלבֹא ִּב ְפ ָת ַחי ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ . You desolated Egypt on the Passover.‫ְמינְָך ְּכ ֵליל ִה ְת ַקֵּדׁש ַחג ֶּפ ַסח‬ ִ ‫ָּתעֹז י ְָדָך ְו ָתרּום י‬ .‫ֹמר ֶּפ ַסח‬ ֶ ‫עֹורי ע‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְמָדה ִמ ְדיָן ִּב ְצ ִליל ְׂש‬ ְ‫נ‬ .‫ ַעל ֵּבן ְּבכֹור ָּפ ַס ְח ָּת ְּבַדם ֶּפ ַסח‬.‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ Jericho's walls tumbled after Passover. The handwriting on the wall was read at Passover. Gideon dreamed of Midian's fall at Passover. Haman hung from the gallows tree on Passover.‫נרצה‬ . passed our doors.‫יָּה רֹאׁש ָּכל אֹון ָמ ַח ְצ ָּת ְּב ֵליל ִׁשּמּור ֶּפ ַסח‬ . And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover. And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover. then as in Egypt on the Passover.Sodom was consumed by fire on Passover." .‫ְׁש ֵּתי ֵא ֶּלה ֶרגַע ָּת ִביא ְלעּוצִּית ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ . While Belsahazzar's feast was set on Passover.‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ 50 .‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ Egypt's firstborn you destroyed that Passover.‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ Queen Esther called a three-day fast on Passover. The Assyrians were consumed by flames on Passover. Lot.‫ַאד ַמת מֹף ְונֹף ְּב ָע ְבְרָך ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ ְ ‫את‬ ֶ ‫אט‬ ֵ ‫ִט‬ .‫ּעה עֹונַת ֶּפ ַסח‬ ָ ‫עֹוד ַהיֹום ְּבנֹב ַל ֲעמֹוד ַעד ָג‬ ." Nirtzah . Death passed us over. if not for Passover.‫יקד יְקֹוד ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ׂשֹורפּו ִמ ְׁש ַמנֵי ּפּול ְולּוד ִּב‬ ." . And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover.‫ֶבח ֶּפ ַסח‬ ַ ‫ּתם ז‬ ֶ ‫מ ְר‬ ַ ‫ַא‬ ֲ‫ו‬ Sennacherib would still be at Nob. And you shall say: "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover." .‫ָאפה ְּב ֵקץ ֶּפ ַסח‬ ָ ‫ּומּצֹות‬ ַ ‫ח ַּלץ לֹוט ֵמ ֶהם‬ ֻ .‫פַּס יַד ָּכ ְת ָבה ְל ַק ֲע ֵק ַע צּול ַּב ֶּפ ַסח‬ .‫ּתֹותי ֶּפ ַסח‬ ֵ ‫ְמ ֻס ֶגֶּרת ֻס ָגָּרה ְּב ִע‬ .

‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ָענָיו ִּב ְמ‬ . for it is for You—to You is this. Zakai bimluchah.‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ַאדיר ִּב ְמ‬ ִ . l'cha ki l'cha l'cha. For to God it shall be Fitting Mighty in Sovereignty.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ִּכי לֹו נ‬ 51 .‫ּפֹודה ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה‬ ֶ . Mosheil bimluchah. L'cha ul'cha. g'dudav yomru lo." For to God it is fitting. l'cha ki l'cha l'cha.‫ ָּבחּור ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה‬. l'cha ki l'cha l'cha.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. chasin kahalachah.‫נרצה‬ On both days recite.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. vatikav yomru lo.‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ְלָך‬ .‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬." For to God it is fitting. af l'cha. is the Sovereignty." For to God it is fitting. and this too is for You: Yours.‫ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬ :‫ֹאמרּו לֹו‬ ְ ‫יקיו י‬ ָ ‫ ַצ ִּד‬. ki lo ya-eh. Preeminent in Sovereignty.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. ki lo ya-eh. Anav bimluchah. Strong in the Path—God’s appointed ones will say to God. tzadikav yomru lo.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ ְלָך‬:‫לֹו‬ .‫ ְלָך ְיָי ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬. Ki lo na-eh. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha.‫ ְלָך ְיָי ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ִּכי לֹו נ‬ :‫ֹאמרּו לֹו‬ ְ ‫ְּדּודיו י‬ ָ ‫ ג‬.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫מֹוׁשל ִּב ְמ‬ ֵ ‫ ְלָך ְיָי‬. and this too is for You: Yours.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו נ‬. L'cha ul'cha. Meritorious in Sovereignty. for to God it shall be fitting. for to God it shall be fitting.‫ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬ :‫ֹאמרּו לֹו‬ ְ ‫מּודיו י‬ ָ ‫ ַּכ ִּביר ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה ִל‬.Nirtzah . af l'cha. Ki lo na-eh. Humble in Sovereignty. s'vivav yomru lo. hadur kahalachah. for it is for You—to You is this. God.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ִּכי לֹו נ‬ ‫ֹאמרּו‬ ְ ‫יביו י‬ ָ ‫נֹורא ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה ְס ִב‬ ָ . and this too is for You: Yours. limudav yomru lo.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ְלָך‬ .‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. bachur kahalachah. and this too is for You: Yours. Ki Lo Ya-eh Adir bimlucha. for it is for You—to You is this.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. is the Sovereignty. Ki lo na-eh. is the Sovereignty. "To You and for You—to You.‫הדּור ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה‬ ָ . l'cha ki l'cha l'cha. for it is for You—to You is this.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ִּכי לֹו נ‬ ‫ֹאמרּו‬ ְ ‫ח ִסין ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה ַט ְפ ְסָריו י‬ ָ ." For to God it is fitting.‫ ְלָך ְיָי ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ָּדגּול ִּב ְמ‬ .‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ִּכי לֹו נ‬ :‫ֹאמרּו לֹו‬ ְ ‫יקיו י‬ ָ ‫ָת‬ ִ ‫ ו‬. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha. ki lo ya-eh. tafs'rav yomru lo. ki lo ya-eh. af l'cha. kabir kahalachah. For to God it is Fitting. for to God it shall be fitting.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ ְלָך‬:‫לֹו‬ . af l'cha. Ki lo na-eh. for to God it shall be fitting. af l'cha.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. is the Sovereignty. Glorious in the Path— God’s seasoned ones will say to God. Awesome in the Path—God’s environs will say to God. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha. and this too is for You: Yours. L'cha ul'cha. for it is for You—to You is this. God. L'cha ul'cha. Ki lo na-eh. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. L'cha ul'cha." For to God it is fitting.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו נ‬.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. for to God it shall be fitting. is the Sovereignty. "To You and for You— to You. ‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. l'cha ki l'cha l'cha.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. ki lo ya-eh. af l'cha. Yachid bimluchah. God. Choice in the Path—God’s troops will say to God. God. Redeeming in the Path—God’s righteous ones will say to God. ki lo ya-eh. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha. "To You and for You—to You.‫ ְלָך ְיָי ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ַּכאי ִּב ְמ‬ ַ‫ז‬ ‫ ְלָך ְיָי‬. l'cha ki l'cha l'cha. "To You and for You—to You. podeh kahalachah. Ruling in Sovereignty. L'cha ul'cha.‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬. Dagul bimluchah. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ְלָך‬ .‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬. God.‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬. nora kahalachah. "To You and for You—to You.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ְלָך‬ . Ki lo na-eh.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ָחיד ִּב ְמ‬ ִ‫י‬ .‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. or sing: Ki Lo Na-eh.

‫ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬ ‫ַא ִּדיר הּוא‬ . may He soon rebuild His house. zakai hu.‫ַה ַּמ ְמ ָל ָכה‬ ‫ימיו‬ ָ ‫ּת ִמ‬ ְ ‫ּתֹומְך ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה‬ ֵ . God. while we're living. El b'neh. while we're living. El b'neh.‫יתָך ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ ְּבנֵה ֵּב‬.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬. He is great. dagul hu. for to God it shall be fitting. Bimheirah bimheirah.‫ָמינּו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ֵ ‫ ְּבי‬.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬. and this too is for You: Yours.may He soon rebuild His house. Quickly. Compassionate in the Path—God’s troops will say to God.‫יתָך ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ ְּבנֵה ֵּב‬. ‫ִבנֶה ֵּביתֹו‬ ְ ‫ ָּדגּול הּוא י‬. Adir Hu Mighty is He Adir hu. L'cha ul'cha. b'neh veitcha b'karov.‫ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬ .Nirtzah .‫ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ‫ֹאמרּו‬ ְ ‫ׁשנְַאנָיו י‬ ִ ‫ ַרחּום ַּכ ֲה ָל ָכה‬. tomeich kahalachah. Supportive in the Path— God’s unblemished ones will say to God. El b'neh. for it is for You—to You is this.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ָּקדֹוׁש ִּב ְמ‬ ‫ ְלָך ְיָי‬. l'cha ki l'cha l'cha. ki lo ya-eh.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. Bimheirah bimheirah.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬. b'neh veitcha b'karov. is the Sovereignty. gadol hu. Bachur hu. l'cha ki l'cha l'cha. El b'neh.‫נרצה‬ Kadosh bimluchah. while we're living. God.‫ִבנֶה ֵּביתֹו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ‫י‬ .‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬. "To You and for You—to You.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬. for to God it shall be fitting. build the Temple soon. b'yameinu b'karov. yivneh beito b'karov.‫ָתיק הּוא‬ ִ ‫ ו‬. and this too is for You: Yours. El b'neh.‫ָמינּו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ֵ ‫ ְּבי‬. ki lo ya-eh." For to God it is fitting.‫לּוכה‬ ָ ‫ּת ִקיף ִּב ְמ‬ ַ ‫ ְלָך ְיָי‬. b'yameinu b'karov.‫ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ .‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו נ‬.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו נ‬. rachum kahalachah.‫ ְלָך ִּכי ְלָך‬. yivneh beito b'karov. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha. Resolute in Sovereignty. build the Temple soon.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. adir hu. l'cha Adonai hamam'lacha. He is faultless.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ ְלָך‬:‫לֹו‬ .‫ְּבנֵה‬ Hadur hu. God is glorious. t'mimav yomru lo. He is faithful.‫ִבנֶה ֵּביתֹו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ַא ִּדיר הּוא י‬ . shin'anav yomru lo. for it is for You—to You is this.‫ָּבחּור הּוא‬ ‫ ֵאל‬. God is distinguished. He is righteous. af l'cha.‫הדּור הּוא‬ ָ ‫ָמינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ְּבי‬. af l'cha.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. b'yameinu b'karov.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬.‫ָאה‬ ֶ ‫ ִּכי לֹו י‬.‫ ְלָך ַאף ְלָך‬. b'neh veitcha b'karov.‫ ָגּדֹול הּוא‬. "To You and for You—to You. chasid hu. Ki lo na-eh. Bimheirah bimheirah. Quickly. is the Sovereignty.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬. God is strong.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬.‫ּולָך‬ ְ ‫ ְלָך‬:‫ֹאמרּו לֹו‬ ְ ‫י‬ . soon.‫ַּכאי הּוא‬ ַ ‫ ז‬. Quickly. Ki lo na-eh.‫יתָך ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ְּבנֵה ֵּב‬ 52 .‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. vatik hu. soon. build the Temple soon." For to God it is fitting. Takif bimluchah. El b'neh. yivneh beito b'karov. ‫ח ִסיד הּוא‬ ָ . may He soon rebuild His house. L'cha ul'cha. soon. Distinguished in Sovereignty.

rebuild His house. while we're living.‫ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫חד ִמי‬ ָ ‫ֶא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫חד ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫יֹוד ַע? ֶא‬ ֵ ‫חד ִמי‬ ָ ‫ֶא‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ַניִם ֲאנִי‬ ְ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ַניִם ִמי‬ ְ .‫יתָך ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ְּבנֵה ֵּב‬ Kadosh hu. kabir hu.‫ָמינּו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ֵ ‫ ְּבי‬.‫ּפֹודה הּוא‬ ֶ .‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫לׁשה ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫ׁש‬ ְ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫לׁשה ִמי‬ ָ ‫ׁש‬ ְ . He is wise.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. soon. b'yameinu b'karov. yachid hu. Bimheirah bimheirah. Sh'nayim mi yodeia? Sh'nayim ani yodeia! Sh'nei luchot habrit.may He soon rebuild His house. He is compassionate. ‫ּתקִּיף הּוא‬ ַ . build the Temple soon. while we're living. El b'neh. while we're living.‫ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬ . W ho knows three? I know three! Three are the Patriarchs. b'yameinu He is omnipotentmay He soon rebuild His house. He is powerful. odeh hu.‫ִבנֶה ֵּביתֹו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫הּוא י‬ . One is God of heaven and earth. soon.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬.‫נרצה‬ Tahor hu. El b'neh.‫ ַּכ ִּביר הּוא‬.‫ ָלמּוד הּוא‬. He is all-powerful. b'neh veitcha b'karov. Who Knows One? W ho knows one? I know one! One is God of heaven and earth. b'neh veitcha b'karov. Quickly. soon.‫יתָך ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ ְּבנֵה ֵּב‬.‫ ַסגִּיב הּוא‬. One is God of heaven and earth. He is sublime. beito b'karov. rachum hu. El b'neh. b'neh veitcha b'karov.‫ ַרחּום הּוא‬.‫ ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬.‫נֹורא הּוא‬ ָ . Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. He is unique. El b'neh. W ho knows two? I know two! Two are the tablets of the Law.‫ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ Nora hu.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ 53 .Nirtzah . Two are the tablets of the Law. El b'neh. Bimheirah bimheirah. melech hu.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz.‫ִבנֶה ֵּביתֹו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ַצ ִדיק הּוא י‬ . . He is king. lamud hu.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. izuz hu.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. Quickly.‫ָחיד הּוא‬ ִ ‫ י‬. God is pure. sagiv hu. ‫מ ֶלְך‬ ֶ . Quickly. yivneh beito b'karov. b'karov. shadai hu. yivneh God is holy.‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬. Sh'loshah mi yodeia? Sh'loshah ani yodeia! Shlosha avot.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬. takif hu. Echad mi yodeia? Echad mi yodeia? Echad ani yodeia! Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz.‫ ִעּזּוז הּוא‬.‫יתָך ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ ‫ ְּבנֵה ֵּב‬. He is almighty.‫ִבנֶה ֵּביתֹו ְּב ָקרֹוב‬ ְ‫י‬ .‫ׁשַּדי הּוא‬ ַ .‫ ֵאל ְּבנֵה‬.‫ ִּב ְמ ֵהָרה‬. Sh'nei luchot habrit. Bimheirah bimheirah.‫ָטהֹור הּוא‬ ‫ָמינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ְּבי‬. tzadik hu. El b'neh. b'yameinu He is redeemer. build the Temple soon. beito b'karov.‫ָּקדֹוׁש הּוא‬ ‫ָמינּו‬ ֵ ‫ ְּבי‬. build the Temple soon. He is all-righteousmay He soon b'karov. yivneh God is awesome.

‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ְב ָעה ֲאנִי‬ ִ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ְב ָעה ִמי‬ ִ .‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ .‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָּׁשה‬ ֲ . Chamishah chumshei torah. Sh'nei luchot habrit. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Shlosha avot. Four are the Matriarchs. Chamishah chumshei torah. Sh'nei luchot habrit.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Shishah mi yodeia? Shishah ani yodeia! Shishah sidrei mishnah. Arba imahot. One is God of heaven and earth. Four are the Matriarchs. Arba imahot. Five are the Books of Moses.‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ . Arba imahot.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Shlosha avot.‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ . One is God of heaven and earth.‫נרצה‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ַאר ַּבע ֲאנִי‬ ְ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ַאר ַּבע ִמי‬ ְ .‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ 54 . Three are the Patriarchs.‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ . Shlosha avot. Two are the tablets of the Law. Three are the Patriarchs.‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Nirtzah . W ho knows six? I know six! Six are the sections of Mishnah. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz.‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ .‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Two are the tablets of the Law. One is God of heaven and earth. Shiv'ah mi yodeia? Shiv'ah ani yodeia! Shiv'ah y'mei shabta.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Sh'nei luchot habrit.‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ . Five are the Books of Moses. W ho knows seven? I know seven! Seven are the days of the week. Six are the sections of Mishnah. W ho knows four? I know four! Four are the Matriarchs. W ho knows five? I know five! Five are the Books of Moses.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ּׁשה ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫ח ִמ‬ ֲ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ּׁשה ִמי‬ ָ ‫ח ִמ‬ ֲ . Chamishah mi yodeia? Chamisha ani yodeia! Chamishah chumshei torah. Two are the tablets of the Law.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ ְׁש‬. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Four are the Matriarchs.Arba mi yodeia? Arba ani yodeia! Arba imahot. Three are the Patriarchs. Shishah sidrei mishnah.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ּׁשה ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫ׁש‬ ִ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ּׁשה ִמי‬ ָ ‫ׁש‬ ִ . Shlosha avot.

‫ילה‬ ָ ‫ְמי ִמ‬ ֵ ‫ְׁשמֹונָה י‬ . Shiv'ah y'mei shabta. Five are the Books of Moses.‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Two are the tablets of the Law.‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ . One is God of heaven and earth. Six are the sections of Mishnah.‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ . Seven are the days of the week. Four are the Matriarchs. Chamishah chumshei torah.Nirtzah . Three are the Patriarchs.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂש ָרה ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫יֹוד ַע? ֲע‬ ֵ ‫ׂש ָרה ִמי‬ ָ ‫ֲע‬ . Shlosha avot.‫נרצה‬ Sh'nei luchot habrit. Chamishah chumshei torah. Seven are the days of the week. Six are the sections of Mishnah. Two are the tablets of the Law.‫ילה‬ ָ ‫ְמי ִמ‬ ֵ ‫ְׁשמֹונָה י‬ .‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Shlosha avot. Three are the Patriarchs.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Arba imahot.‫ֲע ָׂשָרה ִד ְּבַריָא‬ 55 . W ho knows nine? I know nine! Nine are the months before a baby’s born.‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ .‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ . Shiv'ah y'mei shabta.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Eight are the days before the circumcision. One is God of heaven and earth.‫ִּת ְׁש ָעה יְַר ֵחי ֵלָדה‬ .‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ָעה ֲאנִי‬ ְ ‫ּת‬ ִ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁש ָעה ִמי‬ ְ ‫ּת‬ ִ . Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Sh'monah y'mei milah. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. .‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ . Arba imahot. Sh'monah mi yodeia? Sh'monah ani yodeia! Sh'monah y'mei milah. W ho knows eight? I know eight! Eight are the days before the circumcision. Three are the Patriarchs. Shishah sidrei mishnah.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁשמֹונָה ֲאנִי‬ ְ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׁשמֹונָה ִמי‬ ְ . One is God of heaven and earth. Sh'nei luchot habrit. Shishah sidrei mishnah. Tish'ah mi yodeia? Tish'ah ani yodeia! Tish'ah yarchei leidah. Five are the Books of Moses. Sh'nei luchot habrit.‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ . W ho knows ten? I know ten! Ten are the Ten Commandments. Two are the tablets of the Law. Asarah mi yodeia? Asarah ani yodeia! Asarah dibraya. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Four are the Matriarchs.

‫ִּת ְׁש ָעה יְַר ֵחי ֵלָדה‬ .‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ .‫ילה‬ ָ ‫ְמי ִמ‬ ֵ ‫ְׁשמֹונָה י‬ . Seven are the days of the week. Achad asar kochvaya.‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ . Sh'monah y'mei milah. Ten are the Ten Commandments. Four are the Matriarchs.‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ . Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ .‫נרצה‬ Tish'ah yarchei leidah. Achad asar mi yodeia? Achad asar ani yodeia! Achad asar kochvaya.‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ . Nine are the months before a baby’s born. Eight are the days before the circumcision. Shishah sidrei mishnah. Asarah dibraya. One is God of heaven and earth. Two are the tablets of the Law. Nine are the months before a baby’s born. Seven are the days of the week. Asarah dibraya. Sh'nei luchot habrit. Eight are the days before the circumcision. Five are the Books of Moses.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Shiv'ah y'mei shabta. Three are the Patriarchs. Shishah sidrei mishnah.‫ֲע ָׂשָרה ִד ְּבַריָא‬ . Shlosha avot. Tish'ah yarchei leidah. One is God of heaven and earth.‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ . Arba imahot. Two are the tablets of the Law. Chamishah chumshei torah. W ho knows eleven? I know eleven! Eleven are the stars in Joseph's dream. .‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Five are the Books of Moses.‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Sh'neim asar mi yodeia? Sh'neim asar ani yodeia! Sh'neim asar shivtaya.‫ּכֹוכ ַבָיּא‬ ְ ‫ַאחד ָע ָׂשר‬ ַ 56 .‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂשר ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫ַאחד ָע‬ ַ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂשר ִמי‬ ָ ‫ַאחד ָע‬ ַ .‫ְׁשנֵים ָע ָׂשר ִׁש ְב ַטיָא‬ .‫ּכֹוכ ַבָיּא‬ ְ ‫ַאחד ָע ָׂשר‬ ַ . Shlosha avot. Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Arba imahot. Three are the Patriarchs. Six are the sections of Mishnah. Sh'monah y'mei milah. Four are the Matriarchs. Shiv'ah y'mei shabta.‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ . Eleven are the stars in Joseph's dream.‫ִּת ְׁש ָעה יְַר ֵחי ֵלָדה‬ . W ho knows twelve? I know twelve! Twelve are the tribes of Israel. Chamishah chumshei torah.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂשר ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫ׁשנֵים ָע‬ ְ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂשר ִמי‬ ָ ‫ׁשנֵים ָע‬ ְ . Six are the sections of Mishnah. Sh'nei luchot habrit.Nirtzah .‫ילה‬ ָ ‫ְמי ִמ‬ ֵ ‫ְׁשמֹונָה י‬ .

Achad asar kochvaya. Six are the sections of Mishnah. Eleven are the stars in Joseph's dream. Six are the sections of Mishnah. Four are the Matriarchs.‫ילה‬ ָ ‫ְמי ִמ‬ ֵ ‫ְׁשמֹונָה י‬ . Shishah sidrei mishnah. Arba imahot. One is God of heaven and earth.‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ 57 . One is God of heaven and earth. Sh'monah y'mei milah. Shlosha avot.‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ .‫נרצה‬ Tish'ah yarchei leidah. Ten are the Ten Commandments. Chamishah chumshei torah. Arba imahot.‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ .‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ . Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Four are the Matriarchs.‫לׁשה ָע ָׂשר ִמַּדיָא‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ .‫ילה‬ ָ ‫ְמי ִמ‬ ֵ ‫ְׁשמֹונָה י‬ .‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ .‫ּכֹוכ ַבָיּא‬ ְ ‫ַאחד ָע ָׂשר‬ ַ . Two are the tablets of the Law. Sh'loshah asar mi yodeia! Sh'loshah asar ani yodeia.‫ִּת ְׁש ָעה יְַר ֵחי ֵלָדה‬ . Seven are the days of the week. Three are the Patriarchs.‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Chamishah chumshei torah.Nirtzah . Echad Eloheinu shebashamayim uva-aretz. Asarah dibraya.‫תֹורה‬ ָ ‫חּומ ֵׁשי‬ ְ ‫ח ִמ ָׁשה‬ ֲ .‫ְׁשנֵי לֻחֹות ַה ְּבִרית‬ :‫ָארץ‬ ֶ ‫ּוב‬ ָ ‫ֹלהינּו ֶׁש ַּב ָּׁש ַמיִם‬ ֵ ‫ֶא ָחד ֱא‬ ?‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂשר ֲאנִי‬ ָ ‫לׁשה ָע‬ ָ ‫ׁש‬ ְ !‫יֹוד ַע‬ ֵ ‫ׂשר ִמי‬ ָ ‫לׁשה ָע‬ ָ ‫ׁש‬ ְ . Eight are the days before the circumcision. Ten are the Ten Commandments. Nine are the months before a baby’s born. Shiv'ah y'mei shabta. Sh'nei luchot habrit. Sh'neim asar shivtaya. Five are the Books of Moses. W ho knows thirteen? I know thirteen! Thirteen are the attributes of God. Sh'monah y'mei milah.‫ְמי ַׁש ַּב ָּתא‬ ֵ ‫ִׁש ְב ָעה י‬ .‫לׁשה ָאבֹות‬ ָ ‫ְׁש‬ . Two are the tablets of the Law. Seven are the days of the week. Shlosha avot. Sh'nei luchot habrit. Three are the Patriarchs.‫ֲע ָׂשָרה ִד ְּבַריָא‬ .‫ִּת ְׁש ָעה יְַר ֵחי ֵלָדה‬ . .‫ְׁשנֵים ָע ָׂשר ִׁש ְב ַטיָא‬ . Twelve are the tribes of Israel.‫ֲע ָׂשָרה ִד ְּבַריָא‬ .‫ִׁש ָּׁשה ִס ְדֵרי ִמ ְׁשנָה‬ .‫ַאר ַּבע ִא ָמהֹות‬ ְ . Eight are the days before the circumcision. Tish'ah yarchei leidah. Nine are the months before a baby’s born. Sh'loshah asar mida-ya. Shiv'ah y'mei shabta. Shishah sidrei mishnah. Five are the Books of Moses.

One kid.‫ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ Va-ata maya v'chava l'nurah.Nirtzah . Chad gadya. Chad Gadya One Little Goat (Kid) Chad gadya. One kid.‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬. d'nashach l'shunra. One kid. chad gadya. D'achal l'gadya. chad gadya. d'hikh l'chalba. One kid.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ְּדנ‬ .‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ . My father bought for two zuzim.‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬. that . d'hikah l'chalba. d'nashach l'shunra. chad gadya.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ ‫ ַחד‬. that ate the kid.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ ְּד‬. beat the dog. My father bought for two zuzim.‫נרצה‬ Chad Gadya.‫חּוטָרא‬ ְ ‫נּורא ְו ָׂשַרף ְל‬ ָ ‫ָאתא‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ ‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬. Chad gadya. one little kid.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .  That ate the kid. My father bought for two zuzim. Water put the fire out. that bit the cat. ‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .‫ַג ְּדיָא‬ . that bit the cat. A dog arrived and bit the cat. D'achal l'gadya. that burned the stick.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ ְּד‬.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .‫חּוטָרא ְו ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬ ְ ‫ָאתא‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ . one little kid. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei.‫ַחד ַג ְּדיָא‬ .‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .‫ְּד ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬ 58 .‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ ‫ ַחד ַג ְּדיָא‬. A fire burned the heavy stick.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ ְּד‬. one little kid.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ . Chad gadya.‫ ְּד ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬. D'achal l'gadya. chad gadya. that bit the cat. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei.‫ ַחד ַג ְּדיָא‬. one little kid Va-ata shunra v'achal l'gadya. One kid. one little kid. A heavy stick then beat the dog.‫נּורא‬ ָ ‫ָאתא ַמיָא ְו ָכ ָבה ְל‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ . One kid. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ָאתא ׁשּונְָרא ְו‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ . Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei. that beat the dog.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ָאתא ַכ ְל ָּבא ְונ‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ . Va-ata chutra v'hikah l'chalba. one little kid.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ ְּדנ‬. Va-ata nura v'saraf l'chutra.‫חּוטָרא‬ ְ ‫ ְּד ָׂשַרף ְל‬. My father bought for two zuzim. Chad gadya.‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ְּדז‬ . chad gadya. d'saraf l'chutra. Chad gadya.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .  That ate the kid.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ . one little kid. D'achal l'gadya. My father bought for two zuzim. My father bought for two zuzim. Chad gadya. chad gadya. A cat passed by and ate the kid.‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ְּדז‬ . Va-ata chalba v'nashach l'shunra. d'nashach l'shunra. chad gadya.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ ְּדנ‬. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei. One kid.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ְּד‬ .  That ate the kid.

d'shatah l'maya.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ְּד‬ ְ ‫חד ַג‬ ַ . who slaughtered the ox.  That ate the kid. My father bought for two zuzim.‫ּדיָא‬ gel of Death took off butcher. that bit the cat. chad gadya. d'nashach l'shunra.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ְּדנ‬ . D'achal l'gadya. d'shatah l'maya. d'saraf l'chutra. d'shachat l'tora.‫תֹורא‬ ָ ‫ ְּד ָׁש ַחט ְל‬. Va-ata hakadosh baruch hu v'shachat l'malach hamavet. that doused the fire. d'nashach l'shunra.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ ְּדנ‬. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei..‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ . d'hikah l'chalba. d'chavah l'nura. Chad gadya. that bit the cat. one little kid. d'nashach l'shunra.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ ְּד‬.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ . chad gadya. d'saraf l'chutra.  That ate the kid.‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬. that beat the dog. Chad gadya. that burned the stick.‫תֹורא ְו ָׁש ָתה ְל ַמיָא‬ ָ ‫ָאתא‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ .‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ 59 . that bit the cat.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ ‫ ְּד ָׂשַרף‬. one little kid. Va-atah ha-shocheit v'shachat l'torah. Chad gadya. d'saraf l'chutra. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei.‫ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ The Angel of Death took off butcher. d'chavah l'nura.‫ ְּד ָּׁש ָתה ְל ַמיָא‬.‫נּורא‬ ָ ‫ְּד ָכ ָבה ְל‬ ‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬.‫חּוטָרא‬ ְ ‫ ְּד ָׂשַרף ְל‬. that burned the stick. that beat the dog.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ . My father bought for two zuzim.‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ .‫חד ַג ְּדיָא‬ ַ Then the Holy One Blessed be He killed the An. d'hikah l'chalba. My father bought for two zuzim. that bit the cat.‫ ְּד ָּׁש ָתה ְל ַמיָא‬.‫ָא‬ ‫י‬ ‫ּד‬ ְ ‫ג‬ ַ ‫ד‬ ‫ח‬ ַ .‫ ְּד ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬. one little kid. who slaugh.‫ ְּד ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬.‫חּוטָרא‬ ְ ‫ְל‬ . that doused ‫ ְּד ָׁש ַחט‬. d'shachat l'tora.‫נּורא‬ ָ ‫ְּד ָכ ָבה ְל‬ ‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬. that beat the dog. that drank the water.  That ate the kid. D'achal l'gadya. one little kid. . One kid.‫ ְּד ָּׁש ָתה ְל ַמיָא‬.Nirtzah . One kid. that drank the water.‫נּורא‬ ָ ‫ ְּד ָכ ָבה ְל‬. D'achal l'gadya. . d'hikah l'chalba. d'shachat l'shocheit.‫תֹורא‬ ָ ‫ְל‬ .‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ְּד‬ .‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ְּדז‬ . that beat the dog. d'chavah l'nura.‫נּורא‬ ָ ‫ ְּד ָכ ָבה ְל‬. that burned the stick.‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ְּדנ‬ .‫ָׁשְך ְלׁשּונְָרא‬ ַ ‫ ְּדנ‬. d'saraf l'chutra.‫חּוטָרא‬ ְ ‫ְל‬ . Chad gadya.‫ָאתא ַה ָּקדֹוׁש ָּברּוְך הּוא ְו ָׁש ַחט ְל ַמ ְל ַאְך ַה ָּמוֶת‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ .‫ׁשֹוחט‬ ֵ ‫ְּד ָׁש ַחט ְל‬ . d'hikah l'chalba. that doused the fire. d'chavah l'nurah.‫ ְּד ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬. One kid.‫ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ . that burned the stick.‫חּוטָרא‬ ְ ‫ ְּד ָׂשַרף ְל‬.‫ׁשֹוחט‬ ֵ ‫ָאתא ַמ ְל ָאְך ַה ָּמוֶת ְו ָׁש ַחט ְל‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ ‫ ְּד ָׂשַרף‬.‫ ְּד ִה ָּכה ְל ַכ ְל ָּבא‬. One kid. d'nashach l'shunra.‫ָא‬ ‫י‬ ‫ּד‬ ְ ‫ג‬ ַ ‫ד‬ ‫ח‬ ַ tered the ox. that doused the fire. chad gadya. that drank the water. An ox drank all that water up. Va-ata malach hamavet v'shachat l'shochet.‫ַּבין ַא ָּבא ִּב ְתֵרי זּוזֵי‬ ִ ‫ ְּדז‬.‫ַדיָא‬ ְ ‫ָאכ ָלה ְלג‬ ְ ‫ ְּד‬. My father bought for two zuzim. D'achal l'gadya.  That ate the kid.‫נרצה‬ Va-ata tora v'shatah l'maya. Dizvan aba bitrei zuzei. the fire. A butcher slaughtered the same ox.‫תֹורא‬ ָ ‫ׁשֹוחט ְו ָׁש ַחט ְל‬ ֵ ‫ָאתא ַה‬ ָ ‫ְו‬ . chad gadya. d'shatah l'maya.

And toward the eastern edges. And we sit down and tell the story to our children and grandchildren in order to guarantee that it will never be forgotten.‫התקוה‬ ‫ַה ִּת ְקוָ ה‬ ‫ִימה‬ ָ ‫ּכֹל עֹוד ַּב ֵּל ָבב ְּפנ‬ ‫הֹומּיָה‬ ִ ‫ְהּודי‬ ִ ‫ֶפׁש י‬ ֶ‫נ‬ ‫ימה‬ ָ ‫ ָק ִד‬. Our hope is not yet lost. onward. An eye gazes toward Zion. to the Land of Israel." . knows what day they left. . And we still eat that food with every anniversary.‫ירּוׁש ַליִם‬ ָ ‫ֶאֶרץ ִצּיֹון ִו‬ "300 years ago. we’ll be in Jerusalem. Israel Moment The Hope As long as in the heart within. And he knows what food they ate. but next year. The Land of Zion. and its name was the Mayflower.‫ּול ַפ ֲא ֵתי ִמְזָרח‬ ְ ‫צֹופּיָה‬ ִ ‫ַעיִן ְל ִצּיֹון‬ ‫ָתנּו‬ ֵ ‫ָאבָדה ִּת ְקו‬ ְ ‫עֹוד ֹלא‬ ‫ַאל ַּפיִם‬ ְ ‫ַה ִּת ְקוָה ַּבת ְׁשנֹות‬ ‫ַאר ֵצנּו‬ ְ ‫ִל ְהיֹות ַעם ָח ְפ ִׁשי ְּב‬ .Hatikva Kol od ba-le-vav pe-nee-mah Ne-fesh ye-hoo-dee ho-mee-yah Oo-le-fa-tay meez-rakh ka-dee-mah Ay-in le-tzee-yon tso-fee-yah Od lo av-dah tik-va-tay-noo Ha-tik-va bat shnot al-pa-yeem Lee-yot am khof-shee be-ar-tzay-noo Eh-retz tzee-on vi-roo-sha-la-yeem.300 years ago. and every Jew in the world. our people left Egypt. The Jewish soul yearns. Hatikva . There’ll come a day that we’ll come home to Zion. To be a free nation in our land. there came to the New World a boat. And we say our two slogans: ‘Now we may be enslaved. we’ll be a free people. And we know who our leader was. wherever he is. Now we are in the prison of the Soviet Union. we’re in Germany where Hitler is destroying us. Now. Jerusalem. long before the Mayflower. The Mayflower’s landing on Plymouth Rock was one of the great historical events in the history of England and in the history of America. what date did the Mayflower leave port? How many people were on the boat? Who were their leaders? What kind of food did they eat on the boat? More than 3. . but next year. But I would like to ask any Englishman sitting here on the commission.David Ben Gurion Speech to the Peel Commission. The hope that is two-thousand years old. 1936 60 . That is the nature of the Jewish people.’ . Now we’re scattered throughout the world. Page 44 Wailing Wall by Danny Yanai Milk and Honey by Danny Yanai Wildflowers by Shay Levy Matzah Baking by Danny Yanai Page 9 .net Page 13 Dead Sea by Nir Ben Yosef http://www.Yachatz © Page 49 Dew Drops by Ron Shoshani http://ronsho.wix. For more beautiful Page 50 Western Wall by Galit Trager Page 33 Soulful Prayer by Howie Mischel Page 34 Shuk Vegetables by Tomi Junger Page 25 Baking Matzah by Yehoshua Halevi Page 23 Old City Panoramic by Yehoshua Halevi Page 26 Red Canyon by Shmuel Browns Page 14 Corn Field by Boruch Len http://www. 21 Crashing Waves by Hagai Nativ Machtesh Hagadol by Shmuel Browns Page 32 Spring Flowers by Photostock Israel | Page 28 | Page 28 Camels in Judean Desert by Photostock Israel http://www.legacy-photography.Chicken Page 46 Bountiful Grapes by Yehoshua Halevi Page 24 Stalk of Grain by Galit Trager Page 20 Peach Orchard by Yehoshua Halevi Israel365 Photo Credits 61 Page 40 Negev Sunset by Alon Meir Page 27 Vineyard by Gady Cojocaru http://www.photostock-israel.goldenlightimages. Page Page 31 Golan Scenics by Yehoshua Halevi Page 17 Near Emek Haeleh by Yehuda Poch Page 48 Near Emek Haeleh by Yehuda Poch Page 12 Nighttime Stroll in Jerusalem’s Old City by Boruch Len http://www.Horseradish © Page 60 Acre Harbor by Amos Gal Page 38 Almond Shoots Galit Trager http://www. please visit Page 47 David’s Tower by Boruch Len http://www.redbubble.3 Photo Credits Praying Man by Chen Leopold Page 18 Old City Archway by Howie Mischel Page 19 Sunflowers by Yehudit Zagdanski http://israelinspirations.photostock-israel. Page 29 .Page 35 Special thanks to the following award winning Israeli photographers for participating in Israel365's Daily Scenes and Page 36 Timna Park by Shmuel Browns Page 15 Negev Desert by Vladi Alon http://www.wordpress. Handing Matzah © 123rf.

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