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The Order of Service for Seder

The list of the order of the Seder includes 15 words:
Kadesh - reciting Kiddush
Ur'chatz - washing the hands
Karpas - eating a vegetable dipped in salt-water
Yachatz - breaking the middle matzah
Maggid - reciting the story of the Exodus
Rachtzah - washing the hands again
Motzi - reciting the blessing on the matzah
Matzah - reciting the blessing al achilas matzah for eating the matzah
Maror - eating the bitter herbs
Korech - eating a sandwich of matzah and bitter herbs
Shulchan Orech - eating the meal
Tzafun - eating the afikoman (hidden matzah)
Barech - reciting grace
Hallel - reciting psalms of praise
Nirtzah - our prayer that God accepts our service. The number 15 is numerically equivalent to God’s name.

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The Order of Service for Seder - by Vivienne Bellos
 
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The Order of Service for Seder - by Ernest Levy z”l
 
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The Order of Service for Seder - by Rabbi Reuven Silverman
 
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