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Star Wars Seder                    -questions to ponder in this galaxy and beyond

With so much evil in the galaxy, what is one thing I can do to help bring light to my planet?


How would Judaism need to change when people begin populating other worlds?


When you read of modern slavery, what is your first reaction?


We are cautioned in the story of the Egyptian deaths at the Red Sea.  How does a nation rejoice in victory over tyranny such as Israel’s struggle with terrorists or the killing of Bin Laden when it involves the death of innocent people?


What part of the Exodus story do you most wish you could have personally witnessed and why?

If you were enslaved, would you risk your life to escape or defy authority?  Why or why not?

We call Moses, Miriam, Luke, and Leia heroes.  What defines someone as a hero through the ages?

Many people live in authoritarian societies.  What rights could you sacrifice?

If you could write an 11th commandment, what would it be?

When in your life have you felt most free?  Most restricted?



Superheroes Seder -questions that heroes ponder

With so much evil in the world, what is one thing I can do to be a superhero and help bring light to my planet?

When you hear of what is happening in Syria, how do you react?

What is your own superpower?

If you had powers to save people and stop crime, would you become a public figure and sacrifice your own personal life forever?


Even Superheroes have weaknesses that can bring them down. What is preventing you from becoming the hero you want to be?

Other than the big three, who are others you consider heroes in the story regardless if they have a name.

We call Moses, Miriam, Nachshon, and Aaron heroes.  What defines someone as a hero through the ages?

Many people live in authoritarian societies.  What rights could you sacrifice?

When do you feel most free?

SEDER QUESTIONS


Our seders have themes but we always have questions that relate the theme to the actual holiday message. We will stop the seder ​periodically and have someone answer the question.  Sometimes, everyone gets to answer.  One year, we had 30 people so people discussed different questions at their own tables and then shared key points with the whole group.   Here are some samples.