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Hanukkah’s Historical Dilemma
Author: Stan Meyer

The Hebrew Scriptures predicted the specific events of the Hanukkah story hundreds of years before they occurred.

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Hanukkah: Is It Really a Minor Festival?
Author: Susan Perlman

  Rock of Ages, let our song Praise Thy saving power; Thou amidst the raging foes wast our shelt’ring tower. Furious they assailed us, But shine arm availed us, And Thy word broke their sword When our own strength failed us. Maoz Tzur, Rock of Ages, is perhaps the most familiar anthem associated with Hanukkah…

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The Glow

At Hanukkah time we crowded around our shiny gold menorah and sang songs which spoke of Judah Maccabee and his mighty army. The miracle of what God had done, the oil that lasted eight days when there was barely enough for one. I was small enough to warrant a place in front of my three…

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