Chanukah Greetings – Happy Festival of Lights!

Chag Sameach Chanukah – Literally, Joyous Chanukah Festival Chag Urim Sameach – Happy Festival of Lights! I’d like to offer a brief personal observation about Hanukkah and explain why it is that my family (and many within the Torah Class extended family) has transitioned from the traditional Christmas celebration of...

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Chanukah and Mashiach

Hanukkah (Hebrew: חֲנֻכָּה‎, Tiberian: Ḥănukkāh, nowadays usually spelled חנוכה pronounced [χanuˈka] in Modern Hebrew, also romanized as Chanukah), also known as the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt of...

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