Chanukah: The Fight for Freedom

Why celebrate the miracle of oil and not the great military victory?

Comments (8)

(8) dlitwack, January 3, 2012 1:46 AM

Very inspiring

I loved your philosophical approach to Chanukah and your title question. I learned a lot!

(7) Nechama Schwartz, December 25, 2011 8:04 PM

Thank you. This is so inspiring.

(6) Tonna, December 21, 2011 3:29 PM


thank you Rabbi Goldstein...Happy Chanukah!

(5) zeena fruchter, 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

(4) lisa, December 19, 2011 9:07 AM

The Real Miracle

A whole new spin on Chanukah!! Inspiring! Chag Samayach everyone!

(3) eva, December 19, 2011 2:01 AM


Thank you so much!

(2) Anonymous, December 18, 2011 6:00 PM

Beautiful! Let's hear more from Rabbi Goldstein!

(1) Anonymous, December 18, 2011 1:39 PM

Celebrating the victory of the war, is celebrating the victory of the Spiritual War.


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