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Glossary

Passover

Passover

An annual festival observed on the 14th day of Abib (later called Nisan) to commemorate the deliverance of the Israelites from Egypt. It was observed by slaughtering and roasting a lamb (or goat), which was then eaten with bitter greens and unleavened bread.Ex 12:27; Joh 6:4; 1Co 5:7.