Pesach
at Chabad of Saskatoon
Pesach: March 30th – April 7th, 2018
Message from the Rabbi
As we approach the holiday of Pesach, we think of all the rituals, customs, and traditions associated with the holiday, and what this holiday represents to us personally and as a People.

You can find more information about the holiday below.

Wishing you and your family a kosher and happy Passover.
 
Community Seder
 
 
First Seder: Friday, March 30th
 
 
Service Schedule
Friday - March 30th
Eat Chametz until: 11:01 am
Burn your chametz before: 12:06 pm
Candle lighting time: 7:19 pm
Shabbos - March 31st
Candle lighting time: after 8:31 pm
Sunday - April 1st
Yom Tov Ends: 8:33 pm
 
Thursday - April 5th
Candle lighting time: 7:30 pm
Friday - April 6th
Candle lighting time: 7:32 pm
Shabbos - April 7th
Yom Tov Ends: 8:44 pm
 
Sell your chametz
Use this online form to sell your chametz for Passover.
 

During Pesach, it is forbidden for a Jew to eat chametzhave it in his/her possession, or benefit from it.

It is traditional practice that every Jewish household sells its chametz to a non-Jewish person (who is not subject to the prohibitions of Pesach) and purchases it back after Pesach. A rabbi acts as an agent for the homeowner and enacts the sale of the chametz, ensuring that the sale satisfies both legal and halachic requirements. Please fill this form out by March 25th.

 
Order Matzah
Traditional handmade shmurah matzah is recommended for seder use.

Shmurah means watched, and it is an apt description of this matzah, the ingredients of which (the flour and water) are watched from the moment of harvesting and drawing.

Shmurah matzot are round, kneaded and shaped by hand, and are similar to the matzot that were baked by the Children of Israel as they left Egypt. It is thus fitting to use Shmurah Matzah on each of the two Seder nights for the matzot of the Seder plate.

Order your matzah today!
 
 
Holiday Guide
Pesach Guide
The Seder
Pesach Story
Study & History
Recipes
Kids Site
 
Passover Picks
Passover is a great time to reconnect with our history and traditions. Take a few moments and read some interesting and new handpicked Passover features from our site, from the practical to the esoteric. You'll find something to share with your family, and perhaps gain a new perspective on Passover.