The Passover Seder is a ritual central to Judaism — a richly religious experience marking the exodus from slavery in Egypt with an elaborate meal of symbolic foods, prayers, stories and blessings.

President Obama has held two White House Seders to date so it wouldn’t be surprising if he once again hosted Jewish staffers and guests tonight for an evening of celebrating freedom at the hand of God (FYI: In a proper Seder, Moses is never mentioned by name. God gets all the credit).

However, Obama’s Seder have always been Jewish events hosted by a Christian, not a restatement of the ritual as a Christian religious event.

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