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The Four Children

The Four Grown Ups: A Passover Piece

Tanya Tolchin | Posted 06.01.2013 | Religion
Tanya Tolchin

I have always found the section about the four children both compelling and off putting depending on the interpretation. I started to play with the idea a bit and turned it upside down.

The Four Children Of American Judaism

Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg | Posted 05.25.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg

The four children of Passover -- the wise child, the wicked child, the simple child and the one who does not know how to ask -- get a lot of play this time of year. They're profound blueprints for the spiritual journey. In fact, they could be understood as stages in the religious growth of many American Jews.

Making The Four Children Speak To Us On Passover

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 06.18.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

One of goals of the Passover seder is to make this ancient, traditional ritual speak to us today. For me, the most poignant part of the seder ritual is the section describing four different individuals.