The Chabad Pesach Calendar
5778- 2018

Times shown are for the
Camden & Burlington Counties Area

Thursday. March 29:   
 
7:00am- Shacharit service


7:15pm - Mincha, Maariv Services 

7:49pm- Formal search for chametz

Erev Pesach Friday, March 30:

7:00am - Shacharit service (Followed by a siyyum— to exempt firstborn male from the obligation to fast) 

10:57am -  Stop Eating Chametz  

12:01pm-  Burn left-over Chametz 

First Night of Passover & First Seder*

7:00pm
- Mincha, Maariv Services

7:04pm - Light Pesach candles and say blessings #3 & 2 

*Eat at least 1 oz. of matzah within 4 minutes and drink four cups wine or grape juice, 3.5 oz each cup. 

Shabbos, March 31:  
 
9:00am - Holiday Services

7:00pm - Mincha & Maariv 

8:04pm - Light Yom Tov candles from a pre-existing flame* and say blessings # 1 & 2   

Second Seder

*Eat at least 1 oz. of matzah within 4 minutes and drink four cups wine or grape juice, 3.5 oz each cup. 

Sunday, April 1: 

9:00am - Holiday Services

7:00pm - Mincha & Maariv Services

8:05pm - Holiday ends

Monday, April 2 - 5

7:00am - Shacharit service

7:15pm - Mincha & Maariv
 

Thursday, April 5

7:00am - Shacharit service

7:10pm - Candle Lighting, say blessing #1

7:20pm - Mincha & Maariv
 

Friday, April 6
Seveth Day of Pesach

9:00am - Shacharit service 

7:11pm - Candle Lighting say blessing #1

7:20pm - Mincha & Maariv
 

Shabbos, April 7: 
Eight Day of Pesach

9:00am -  
Holiday Services & Yizkor

6:45pm -  Mincha, Meal of Moshiach & Maariv Services

8:11pm - Pesach ends
Wait one hour before eating your chametz to allow time for the Rabbi to buy it back for you. 

 

*A pre-existing flame is a flame burning continuously since the onset of the festival, such as a pilot light, gas or candle flame.

BLESSINGS FOR FESTIVAL CANDLE LIGHTING:
(#1) 
Bo-ruch A-toh Ado-noi E-lo-hei-nu Me-lech Ho- olom A-sher Ki-de-sha-nu Be-mitz-vo-sov Vi-tzi-vo-nu Le-had-lik Ner Shel Yom-ov.

(#2) 
Bo-ruch A-toh Ado-noi E-lo-hei-nu Me-lech Ho- olom She-heh-che-yoh-nu Vi-kiye-mo-nu Ve-he- ge-o-nu Lez-man Ha-zeh.

(#3)  Bo-ruch A-toh Ado-noi E-lo-hei-nu Me-lech Ho- olom A-sher Ki-de-sha-nu Be-mitz-vo-sov Vi-tzi-vo-nu Le-had-lik Ner Shel Shabbat V'Shel Yom-ov.