Pesach 2020 / פֶּסַח 5780

Pesach (Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread) for Hebrew Year 5780 began in the Diaspora on and ended on .

Passover (Hebrew: פֶּסַח Pesach) commemorates the story of the Exodus, in which the ancient Israelites were freed from slavery in Egypt. Passover begins on the 15th day of the month of Nisan in the Jewish calendar, which is in spring in the Northern Hemisphere, and is celebrated for seven or eight days. It is one of the most widely observed Jewish holidays.

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Dates for Pesach

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Dates
Pesach 2017 15-22 Nisan 5777
Pesach 2018 15-22 Nisan 5778
Pesach 2019 15-22 Nisan 5779
Pesach 2020 15-22 Nisan 5780
Pesach 2021 15-22 Nisan 5781
Pesach 2022 15-22 Nisan 5782
Pesach 2023 15-22 Nisan 5783
Pesach 2024 15-22 Nisan 5784

Tanakh

Pesach I / פֶּסַח יוֹם א׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 12:21-51; Numbers 28:16-25

  1. 1: Exodus 12:21-24 · 4 p’sukim
  2. 2: Exodus 12:25-28 · 4 p’sukim
  3. 3: Exodus 12:29-36 · 8 p’sukim
  4. 4: Exodus 12:37-42 · 6 p’sukim
  5. 5: Exodus 12:43-51 · 9 p’sukim
  6. maf: Numbers 28:16-25 · 10 p’sukim

Haftarah: Joshua 5:2 - 6:1 · 15 p’sukim

Pesach II / פֶּסַח יוֹם ב׳

Torah Portion: Leviticus 22:26-23:44; Numbers 28:16-25

  1. 1: Leviticus 22:26-23:3 · 11 p’sukim
  2. 2: Leviticus 23:4-14 · 11 p’sukim
  3. 3: Leviticus 23:15-22 · 8 p’sukim
  4. 4: Leviticus 23:23-32 · 10 p’sukim
  5. 5: Leviticus 23:33-44 · 12 p’sukim
  6. maf: Numbers 28:16-25 · 10 p’sukim

Haftarah: II Kings 23:1 - 23:9; 23:21 - 23:25 · 14 p’sukim

Pesach Shabbat Chol ha-Moed / פֶּסַח שַׁבָּת חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד

Torah Portion: Exodus 33:12-34:26; Numbers 28:19-25

  1. 1: Exodus 33:12-16 · 5 p’sukim
  2. 2: Exodus 33:17-19 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Exodus 33:20-23 · 4 p’sukim
  4. 4: Exodus 34:1-3 · 3 p’sukim
  5. 5: Exodus 34:4-10 · 7 p’sukim
  6. 6: Exodus 34:11-17 · 7 p’sukim
  7. 7: Exodus 34:18-26 · 9 p’sukim
  8. maf: Numbers 28:19-25 · 7 p’sukim

Haftarah: Ezekiel 37:1 - 37:14 · 14 p’sukim

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 2 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם ב׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 22:24-23:19; Numbers 28:19-25

  1. 1: Exodus 22:24-26 · 3 p’sukim
  2. 2: Exodus 22:27-23:5 · 9 p’sukim
  3. 3: Exodus 23:6-19 · 14 p’sukim
  4. 4: Numbers 28:19-25 · 7 p’sukim

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 3 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם ג׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 34:1-26; Numbers 28:19-25

  1. 1: Exodus 34:1-10 · 10 p’sukim
  2. 2: Exodus 34:11-17 · 7 p’sukim
  3. 3: Exodus 34:18-26 · 9 p’sukim
  4. 4: Numbers 28:19-25 · 7 p’sukim

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 4 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם ד׳

Torah Portion: Numbers 9:1-14, 28:19-25

  1. 1: Numbers 9:1-5 · 5 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 9:6-8 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 9:9-14 · 6 p’sukim
  4. 4: Numbers 28:19-25 · 7 p’sukim

Pesach VII / פֶּסַח יוֹם ז׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 13:17-15:26; Numbers 28:19-25

  1. 1: Exodus 13:17-22 · 6 p’sukim
  2. 2: Exodus 14:1-8 · 8 p’sukim
  3. 3: Exodus 14:9-14 · 6 p’sukim
  4. 4: Exodus 14:15-25 · 11 p’sukim
  5. 5: Exodus 14:26-15:26 · 32 p’sukim
  6. maf: Numbers 28:19-25 · 7 p’sukim

Haftarah: II Samuel 22:1 - 22:51 · 51 p’sukim

Pesach VIII / פֶּסַח יוֹם ח׳

Torah Portion: Deuteronomy 15:19-16:17; Numbers 28:19-25

  1. 1: Deuteronomy 15:19-23 · 5 p’sukim
  2. 2: Deuteronomy 16:1-3 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Deuteronomy 16:4-8 · 5 p’sukim
  4. 4: Deuteronomy 16:9-12 · 4 p’sukim
  5. 5: Deuteronomy 16:13-17 · 5 p’sukim
  6. maf: Numbers 28:19-25 · 7 p’sukim

Haftarah: Isaiah 10:32 - 12:6 · 25 p’sukim

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
"Passover" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
Books (paid links)