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Hanukkah

Community Blog Solace and Solidarity

This morning’s news of the brutal attack on Jews celebrating Hanukkah in M...

Rachel Adelman - 70 Faces

Genesis Hanukkah Heroines of Yore

Hanukkah When we light Hanukkah candles around the winter solstice, we shunt bac...

Hanukkah

Community Blog These Candles That We Light:
A Meditation on Sacred Uselessness

Community Blog The Truth(s) about Hanukkah

What is Hanukkah all about? There are many possible answers to this question; he...

Genesis The Plague of Survivalism (Parshat Vayigash, Genesis 44:18–47:27)

The Jewish people have a knack for surviving, even in the face of great odds. So...

Hanukkah Do Not Turn Away From the Light: Joseph, Hanukkah and Racial Justice

At its most basic level, Hanukkah is a holiday about bringing light into the dar...