Hanukkah Lights Shine Brighter in Darkness Surrounding Israel During 'Festival of Lights,' 2023

Posted on AllSides December 8th, 2023
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Religion and Faith, Hanukkah, Jerusalem, Israel
JERUSALEM, Israel – Thursday night marked the first night of Hanukkah in Israel and around the world. It's a celebration of how the Jewish people overcame a wicked ruler and experienced a miracle of light more than two thousand years ago. Hanukkah – also

Thursday night marked the first night of Hanukkah in Israel and around the world. It's a celebration of how the Jewish people overcame a wicked ruler and experienced a miracle of light more than two thousand years ago.

Hanukkah – also known as the Festival of Lights – commemorates the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem by Judah and the Maccabees. 

At a ceremony in Jerusalem, Rabbi Eitiel Goldwicht of Aish Israel told CBN News, “We’re standing opposite the Western Wall and the Temple Mount. This is where the Second Temple stood.  At...

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