“Let all who are hungry come…” Passover: A Special Opportunity for Jews by Choice

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http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-photography-passover-seder-plate-image23485717Did you know that:  “While the traditional interpretations of the Exodus in the Haggadah tended to emphasize the particular meaning of the story for Jews themselves, the early (Jewish) Reformers expanded its timeless messages and themes to proclaim a universal ideal for all humanity… “This inclusive, accessible understanding of Passover’s meaning has special significance for those who choose to join themselves to the faith and community, history and destiny of the Jewish people…or who share that history and destiny with their loved ones.”

Read more about it in this Union of Reform Judaism’s Ten Minute of Torah commentary, by Rabbi Howard Berman

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