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This year, the faithful go online to celebrate Passover, Easter week

Original post made on Apr 8, 2020

Synagogues and churches locally are devising creative ways to virtually connect for their holy traditions of Passover and Easter while following man-made social-distancing orders.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 7:01 PM

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 8, 2020 at 10:53 pm

Good to know how these faith based congregations are being used to bring their messages to their communities this season.


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Posted by resident
a resident of Downtown North
on Apr 9, 2020 at 10:11 am

I'm reading news reports that some churches around the country will be holding Easter services because God will protect them from COVID-19


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Posted by Lovely piece about people gathering..
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 9, 2020 at 2:02 pm

Last night we celebrated our Seder with our small nuclear family, but we included 17 friends from our synagogue via Zoom. It wasn't the same..less singing and sharing conversation and jokes wasn't at easy, but it was good to congregate.

Traditions like this help keep us grounded--they remind me of all I have to be thankful for. Covid, too, shall pass over us. There will be brighter times on the other side of this.


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