Not to make parents feel even worse, but studies have shown that parental stress weakens children’s brains, depletes their immune systems, increases their risk of obesity, mental illness, diabetes, allergies, and even tooth decay. Wow! Bringing stress home from the office has its consequences. Thankfully there is something we can do for our children that provides opportunities for quality stress-free time.
When the time for the actual departure from Egypt arrived, the morning after the first Pesach celebration in Egypt, the Torah tells us, “The Egyptians took hold of the people to hasten to send them out of the land…The people picked up their dough when it was not leavened, their leftovers bound in the garments on their shoulders.”
Click for photos or the Posnack Lower School’s annual model seders.
AIPAC presents Washington Post foreign affairs correspondent and editor, Bret Stephens, on Sunday, May 1 at Congregation B’nai Aviv in Weston.
The Class of 2014’s Justin Etzine was recently re-elected a senator on the Rensselaer Union Student Senate, coming in first place with 520 votes. Kol ha-kavod.