Passover 2020 Schedule
& Candle-Lighting Times

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Tuesday, April 7
Search for Chametz*: after 8:07PM

Wednesday, April 8 - Passover Eve
Finish Eating Chametz: before 10:57 AM
Sell and Burn Chametz*: before 12:03 PM
Light Candles - Blessings 1 & 2**: 7:20 PM 
Passover Seder: 7:30 PM

Thursday, April 9 - 1st Day of Passover
Holiday Synagogue: 9:30 AM
Light Candles- Blessings 1 & 2**: after 8:20 PM
 
Friday, April 10 - 2nd Day of Passover
Holiday Synagogue: 9:30 AM
Shabbat Candle Lighting: 7:22 PM

Tuesday, April 14 - Eve of 7th Day of Passover
Light Candles - Blessing 1*: 7:26 PM

Wednesday, April 15 - 7th Day of Passover
Holiday Synagogue: 9:30 AM
Light Candles - Blessings 1*: after 8:27 PM

Thursday, April 16 - Final Day of Passover
Holiday Synagogue: 9:30 AM
YIZKOR 11:00 AM
Moshiach's Meal 12:00 PM
Holiday Ends: 8:28 PM
 
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* BLESSINGS AND PRAYERS UPON SEARCHING FOR AND BURNING THE CHAMETZ :
[Blessing Before Searching] Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-hei-nu Melech Ha-olam Asher Ki-de-sha-nu Be-mitz-vo-sav Ve-tzi-vanu Al Bee-ur Cho-metz.

[Prayer After searching] All leaven or anything leavened which is in my possession, which I have neither seen nor removed, and about which I am unaware, shall be considered nullified and ownerless as the dust of the earth.

[Prayer After Burning] All leaven or anything leavened which is in my possession, whether I have seen it or not, whether I have observed it or not, whether I have removed it or not, shall be considered nullified and ownerless as the dust of the earth.


** CANDLE LIGHTING BLESSINGS:
[1] Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-hei-n u Melech Ha-olam Asher Ki-de-sha-nu Be-mitz-vo-sav Ve-tzi-vanu Le-had-lik Ner Shel (on Shabbat: Shabbat Kodesh) (on Holiday: Yom Tov).

[2] Baruch Atah Ado-noi Elo-hei-nu Melech Ha-olam She-heh-che-yah-nu Ve-kiye-ma-nu Ve-he-ge-ah-nu Liz-man Ha-zeh.

For more information on candle lighting blessings, click here.