Commemoration or Reenactment?
Parashat Bo

Ethan Tucker

The Exodus and the Timing of the Seder. The question of when to start (and end) the Seder is ancient in its pedigree and contemporary in its ongoing ability to create family tension. But behind the technical debate is a deeper discussion over the Seder, and whether it is primarily a commemoration or a reenactment.

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