The Festival of Lights — A Lawyer’s Prayers


Hanukkah or the Jewish “Festival of Lights” celebrates the re-dedication of the Second Temple, at the time of the Maccabean revolt. After Antiochus IV issued his infamous order forbidding Jewish religious practice, a priest by the name of Mattathias the Hasmonean prompted a revolt against the Seleucid Empire and the Hellenistic (Greek) influence on Jewish […]

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Published by Vincent S Artale Jr

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