Assignment Week 7 – Hanukkah

HOMEWORK – December 22, 2019 Hanukkah

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Hanukkah Texts Excerpts (PDF)  Timeline of Hasmonean Revolt (PDF)

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Strassfeld HOLIDAYS: Pesach pp 5-46 Shavu’ot pp 69-84

Optional Readings:

Honoring Tradition; Embracing Modernity: Any of the selections on Pesach and Shavu’ot or Hanukkah: pp 137-163

About JEWS, HANUKKAH AND CHRISTMAS

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From The Atlantic:

 

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Tablet Magazine

 

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