On Hanukkah, the Maccabean Jews regained control of Jerusalem and ..... Each
night, throughout the 8 day holiday, a candle or oil-based light, is lit.
Hanukkah is the Jewish Festival of Lights and it remembers the rededication of
the second Jewish Temple in Jerusalem. This happened in the 160s BCE/BC ...
A 2013 Pew survey found that less than a third of Jews have a Christmas tree,
and most ... We don't mind the festive lights (although please, turn them off before
I've had the notion that houses that put up those blue/green Xmas lights were
Jewish. My belief has been strengthened as A) I observe that I ...
Dec 22, 2014 ... 13 Things Not to Say to a Jewish Person Around Christmas. 12/22/2014 ... "Can
you put your Jewish lights in your window?" Yes. But, many in ...
Nov 27, 2012 ... This question addresses a larger interest in the Jewish community today, as the
... Whether the debate is Christmas lights, a tree, or just how to ...
Dec 5, 2014 ... While I'm sure some Jewish people do hate Christmas (I mean, I'm not ... the strip
malls are bedazzled with Christmas lights and poinsettias, ...
During the Feast of Dedication, or Hanukkah as it is commonly known, Jewish
people around the world celebrate God's provision and protection. Hanukkah is ...
The use of Christmas…symbols, even secularized ones like the Christmas tree or
lights…are absolutely out of place in a Jewish home….Hanukkah should not ...
Dec 15, 2015 ... Even though I'm Jewish and don't celebrate the holiday, I enjoy looking at the
beautiful Christmas lights and decorations throughout our ...