Tag Archives: Hanukkah

Hanukkah: The View from the Talmud

Little Krista Dalton posted this link on the twitter. She’s just the niftiest. Enjoy-

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He Understands The True Nature of the Maccabees…

And he hasn’t (or has he) even read my commentary on 1-2 Macc. The story tweeted includes this sage passage Read in its historical context …  the Hanukkah story is really about a revolt against the Hellenized Jews who had … Continue reading

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The Jewish Zebra

via Ref.ch on FB

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To Our Jewish Friends, Happy Hanukkah!

(Yes, don’t look so surprised, I do in fact have Jewish friends and readers and I really like them very much) – I want to wish you a VERY Happy Hanukkah!  May your lamps always burn brightly! חג שמח

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