Atkins, Passover Haggadah

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Unformatted text preview: . and dip it into the saltwater or vinegar. We make the ‘Bracha’ acknowledging that God, Lord King of the Universe creates the fruit of the earth, and then eat it. One should not speak between making a Bracha and the action, which is the subject of the blessing (Mish. Ber. 206 - 3) In this case for example there should be no gap such as talking, between making the blessing and eating the Karpas. . , Blessed are you our God, King of the Universe who creates the fruit of the earth. . σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σσ σ σ σ σ The purpose of the Karpas is, according to some authorities, to arouse the curiosity of the children, prompting them to ask questions, giving us the opportunity of explaining, by reciting the Haggadah, the meaning of the Festival. During the recitation of the Haggadah, discussion of its meaning and its relevance is encouraged as we shall see when we come to the story of the Rabbis in Bnei Brak. 26 My Journey through the Haggadah by Yek...
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