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participants in the Seder to have four glasses. The four glasses of wine represent the four
words expressing the redemption of the Children of Israel, as related in Exodus Ch 6 V 6-7. 15 My Journey through the Haggadah by Yekutiel Atkins
“Thus say to the Children of Israel I am God and I will TAKE YOU OUT from under
the burdens of Egypt, I will DELIVER you from their slavery, and I will REDEEM you with
an outstretched arm and with great punishing judgments. And I will TAKE YOU TO ME for a
people, and I will be to you a God and you will get to know that I am your God who brings you
out from under the burdens of Egypt”. Verse 8 continues “And I will BRING you to the Land
(of Israel) concerning which I lifted up My Hand to give it to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob I will
give it to you as an inheritance I am the Lord”.
All the Rabbis agree that the first four, "take you out, deliver, redeem, and take you
to me", are the four declarations and promises of redemption wh...
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