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And they’re not what you think!
December 17, 2011
January 3, 2012 1:46 AM
I loved your philosophical approach to Chanukah and your title question. I learned a lot!
December 25, 2011 8:04 PM
Thank you. This is so inspiring.
December 21, 2011 3:29 PM
thank you Rabbi Goldstein...Happy Chanukah!
December 19, 2011 5:19 PM
that was incredible!
i never thought about the fact that the priests were the ones who began the battle, not soldiers!! beautiful. thank you and happy chanukah
December 19, 2011 9:07 AM
The Real Miracle
A whole new spin on Chanukah!! Inspiring! Chag Samayach everyone!
December 19, 2011 2:01 AM
Thank you so much!
December 18, 2011 6:00 PM
Beautiful! Let's hear more from Rabbi Goldstein!
December 18, 2011 1:39 PM
Celebrating the victory of the war, is celebrating the victory of the Spiritual War.
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