Event Details

Holy day: Jewish

Time: 9:00 AM until 11:00 PM
Date: Sunday, February 24
Location: Purim
Contact: mission-identity@xavier.edu

Purim: A festival that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people living throughout the ancient Persian Empire from persecution by Haman the Agagite.

Cursed is Haman who sought to destroy me, blessed is Mordechai the Jew.
Cursed is Zeresh, the wife of my tormentor, blessed is Esther [who acted] for me.
(Purim Song)


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