Obama's seder praised by local religious leaders

Local religious leaders applauded President Barack Obama's seder Thursday night at the White House, saying it imparted a sense of inclusion to other religions that historically have felt left out.

The traditional Jewish meal served during the holy time of Passover was hosted by Obama in the family dining room of the White House. A spokesman said the administration believes it is the first...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Newsday digital access and home delivery subscribers and Optimum Online customers.

Log in
Already a
Get Newsday
digital access

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Newsday on social media


advertisement | advertise on newsday