Days of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving and Hanukkah remind us to be grateful not just for the success, but even for the struggle.

Historic Timeline

If an ancient Selucid asked you for directions, would you be able to show him back to his continent and to his period in history?

History Crash Course #29: Revolt of the Maccabees

The Jewish revolt against the Greeks sets a precedent as the world's first religious war.

Yehudit and the Decree

The Chanukah story is filled with the dedication and heroism of Jewish women.

Chana's 7 Sons

The story of Chana and her seven sons is one of the most heartrending in all of Jewish history.

Matityahu's Revolt

For the Maccabees, it was not physical life at stake, but the spiritual life of the Jew.

Alexander and the Jews

The pivotal scene that you won't see in any movie sets the stage for the story of Chanukah.

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