Passover and Easter


Traditional symbols on a seder plate for Passover

Wondering whether you should go to Easter dinner at your mother-in-law’s during Passover? Is it OK to eat matzah – and peeps? Learn how to solve the spring holiday dilemma with articles, resources and links from InterfaithFamily.

Here are the upcoming dates for Passover:

  • Passover lasts 8 days (7 for some) and starts the evening of  March 30, 2018; April 19, 2019; and April 8, 2020.

Setting the Passover Table BookletBooklet

InterfaithFamily is proud to offer Setting The Passover Table Made Easy, a booklet explaining the ritual items used during a seder.

Guide to Passover for Interfaith FamiliesGuide

Our Guide to Passover for Interfaith Families includes just about everything you could possibly want to know about Passover, including:

Easter and Passover - the spring dilemmaThe Big issues

It might not get as much publicity as the “December Dilemma” of Hanukkah and Christmas, this “Spring Dilemma” can be a complicated season for many interfaith families.

Deviled Egg Cobb Salad for PassoverAt Home

Passover at home and in your community:

Additional Resources


If you know of other Passover/Easter resources, or if you’d like to see additional resources on a particular aspect of Passover or Easter, please email us at and let us know what you’d like us to provide.