Hebrew In Israel | History Of Hanukkah – Learn Torah

"Hanukkah represents the idea of not necessarily freedom, but of justice."

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Hebrew In Israel | History Of Hanukkah – Learn Torah

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Join Yoel as he explains the source materials and the historical framework behind Hanukkah, the reason for the rebellion, and the reason for the anti-religious decrees in Israel when it was not done elsewhere.

 

Questions and Topics in this Podcast

  • What are our sources for the story of Hanukkah?
  • Issues with Josephus
  • Did the story of the oil happen?
  • Differences Between 1 Maccabees and 2 Maccabees
  • Decline of the Hasmoneans

 

 


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