Hanukkah: Fact and Fiction

Photo by Nehemia Gordon featuring Georgia posing in front of an olive oil Hanukiyah in Jerusalem. Her look of confusion is over the benediction Orthodox Jews make when lighting Hannukah lamps.In this study, Hanukkah: Fact and Fiction, Nehemia Gordon explains that the real story of Hannukah, where the Rabbinic tradition of lighting candles for eight days comes from, and how the victory should be celebrated today. Sandra wrote: “This is excellent information! Thank you for your dedication in getting the truth out and helping to dissolve fiction so that fact can shine through!” Continue reading